Tokyo Olympic Games 2020

The sailing occasions in 1920 have been held in Ostend, Belgium and in Amsterdam, Netherlands. For individual summer season and winter lists, see List of recent Summer Olympic Games, List of Winter Olympic Games and List of Youth Olympic Games. Host cities are chosen by the IOC membership, often seven years in advance. In the primary stage, any city on the earth might submit an utility to become a bunch city.
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Security and terrorism had been on the center of preparation for the XXVIII Olympiad in Athens, Greece due to the rising international battle in the wake of the terrorist attack on September eleven, 2001. These Games saw the rise of Michael Phelps, who earned 6 gold medals in swimming occasions. Praised as probably the greatest video games in Olympic history, the XXVII Olympiad performed host to 199 nations and was comparatively unaffected by the controversy of any type. The United States earned probably the most medals, adopted by Russia, China, and Australia. The IX Olympiad featured a number of new games, together with gymnastics for men and women’s track and subject occasions, but most notably the IOC added the Olympics Torch and lighting ceremonies to the Games’ repertoire this 12 months.