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Olympic symbols

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The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International Olympic ... The motto was introduced in 1924 at the Olympic Games in Paris. A more ...

Olympic Flag - Olympic-Legacy.com - PE04.Com

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The Paris Congress in 1914 was so taken with the design that they adopted it as the official flag of the Olympic movement. The new flag made its debut at the ...

flag of the Olympic Games | Britannica.com

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In 1914, when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) held its 20th anniversary meeting in Paris, the Olympic flag was displayed for the first time. The design ...

The Origin of the Olympic Rings - Today I Found Out

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Aug 10, 2012 ... For the Olympic symbol and flag, de Coubertin explains in the August of 1912 edition of Olympique, the inspiration for these colors was along ...

The tradition and meaning of the Olympic Rings - The Olympic Games

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Understanding the meaning of the Olympic rings and the traditional Olympic Flag.

What Do the Olympic Rings Mean? | Mental Floss

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Feb 8, 2014 ... The Olympic rings are everywhere this month, from the Athletes' Village ... reviving the ancient Olympic Games (an idea Coubertin first introduced at a ... The rings were to be used on flags and signage at the 1916 Games, but ...

Interesting Olympic Facts - 20th Century History - About.com

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The Official Olympic Flag Created by Pierre de Coubertin in 1914, the Olympic flag contains five interconnected rings on a white background. The five rings ...

Olympics Flag Printout- EnchantedLearning.com

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The flag of the Olympic Games has five interlocking rings (blue, yellow, black, green, and red) on a white ground. The rings represent the five parts of the world  ...

Modern Olympic Flag – The Ancient Olympic Games

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The Modern Olympic flag of five linked rings, each with a primary color used in the flags of the nations competing in the games, was introduced in 1908. There is  ...

International Olympic Committee - IOC / Olympic ... - CRW Flags Inc.

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[The Olympic flag] image by Juan Manuel Gabino Villascán Flag adopted: 1914. " ... in 1913, the five rings appeared at the top of a letter written by Pierre de ...

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The 5 Olympic rings stand for each of the 5 continents involved in the games; America, Australia, Asia, Africa and Europe.
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The Olympic symbols

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The Olympic Museum, 2nd edition 2007. Introduction. The three main Olympic symbols. The rings. Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and ...

Olympic symbol and olympic flag

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The Olympic Flag, which flies in the main stadium and all other venues of the Games, is white with five interlaced rings in the center. The rings are blue, yellow,  ...

The First Olympic Flag Went Missing for 77 Years After the 1920 ...

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Aug 4, 2012 ... Today I found out the original Olympic flag was missing for 77 years until 1920 Olympian Hal Haig Prieste revealed he'd had it the whole time.