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Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating. The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.

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who says the olympics is where you go to have dreams and legends created!!!!

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Kerri Strug lands on her feet after injuring her ankle. Her vault won the gold medal for the USA

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Shaun White - Half Pipe - Vancouver 2010

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Nadia Comaneci - First Perfect Score Montreal 1976 Olympics

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Olga Korbut - Gymnastics - Munich 1972

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Usain Bolt Breaks 100m World Record - Beijing 2008 Olympics

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Michael Phelps' Final Olympic Race

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The Olympic Games is one of the most popular and oldest events worldwide. It is watched by many different people from different countries, and creates much excitement, anticipation, and pride in one's countries. This video shows the history of the first Olympic Games, its events, and the winners.

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