As of the 2008 Games in Beijing, Australia has never boycotted an Olympic Games due to political reasons.
Olympic competitors are called Olympiads.
The 1980 Summer Olympics was boycotted by the U.S. and 64 other countries.
Canada boycotted the 1980 Summer Olympic Games in Moscow in protest to the Soviet Union's invasion of Afghanistan in 1979.
Pakistan boycotted Olympics only once. In 1980 Pakistan didn't participate the Olympics.
Japan, USA and West Germany boycotted the 1980 Moscow Olympic games.
The 1980 Olympic games in Moscow were boycotted by the US and several other countries because of the Soviet Union's invasion of Afganistan. The 1984 Olympic games in Los Angeles were boycotted by the Soviet Union and several other countries basically as payback for the previous boycott.
Russia has sent competitors to most of the Olympic games
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1980 Moscow Olympics.
The USSR boycotted the 1984 Olympic games.