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Q: How many years apart are the winter and summer Olympics?
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How many years apart are the winter Olympics?

4, same as the summer olympics, just 2 years different.


How many years is the Olympics apart?

The Olympics are every 2 years. But there Summer Olympics and Winter Olympics which are four years apart. The last Summer Olympics were in 2008 and the next on is July 27, 2012 which makes it 4 years for each season.


How frequently are the Olympics held?

Every four years. This applies for both the summer and winter Olympic games. The summer and winter Olympics are held two years apart from each other.


When did the winter Olympics go from 4 to 2 years?

They didn't. The Winter Olympics are still held every four years, but as of 1994 Winter Olympic years are midway between Summer Olympic years. Before 1994, the Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics were held in the same years. The only Winter Olympics that were two years apart were the 1992 Games and the 1994 Games.


How far are winter Olympics apart?

the Winter Olympics are 4 years apart, the next winter Olympics will be in Russia in 2014


What happened to summer and winter Olympics after the year 1992?

Instead of holding both Olympics in the same year, starting in 1994 the Winter and Summer Olympics are now held two years apart. The next Winter Olympics will be held in 2010 and the next Summer Olympics will be held in 2012.


How often are the Olympic games?

The Summer Olympics are held 4 years apart, The Winter Olympics are held 4 years apart, They alternate every 2 years. The Special Olympics are held immediatly after the regular Olympics


When do you have the Olympics?

Back in the old days the Winter & Summer Olympics were both in the same year, and 4 years apart. Now-a-days, they switch every 2 years from Summer, to Winter! So, for example in 2008 we had the Summer Olympics in Beijing, and 2 years later we had the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver! :) Next we will be having the Summer Olympics of 2012 in London! I am not certain when the Olympics will be coming to your country


Was winter Olympics ever held at two year interval?

Yes, in 1992 and 1994. Up to 1992, the Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics were held in the same year. The International Olympic Committee decided to split the Winter and Summer Games by two years in the hopes of getting more attention for the Games since they would be held two years apart instead of in the same year. To do this, they scheduled the Winter Olympics for 1994, two years after the 1992 Winter Olympics and kept the Summer Olympics scheduled for 1996, four years after the 1992 Summer Olympics. 1992 and 1994 is the only time the Winter Olympics were held two years apart.


Did the summer and winter Olympics bo held at the same time?

Not in the same month but both the Winter and Summer Olympics were held in the same year through 1992. After 1992, the Winter and Summer Olympics are held two years apart. The Summer Games are in a leap year and the Winter Games are in the even numbered year between leap years.


Where will 2009 winter Olympics be held?

The year 2009 will not have Summer Olympics or Winter Olympics. The Olympics only occur once every 2 years, and alternates Summer, Winter, Summer, Winter...


How often is the olymphics?

The winter Olympics are every four years as well as the summer Olympics. But every two years there will be either a winter Olympics or summer Olympics.


What is the gap between the every Olympics?

The summer olympics happens every four years but in between those four years, the winter olympics would occur on the second year. For example: summer olympics-2000 winter olympics-2002 summer olympics-2004 winter olympics-2006 summer olympics-2008 winter olympics-2010 summer olympics-2012 winter olympics -2014 etc......


How often do the winter Olympics occure?

The Winter Olympics, like the Summer Olympics, occur every four years. The Winter and Summer Games are separated by two years so that there can be an Olympics every two years.


What is the difference between summer and winter Olympics?

The Summer Olympics are held during the summer and have summer sports and competitions. The Winter Olympics are held during the winter and have winter sports and competitions. Both Olympic competitions are held every four years, but Winter Olympics are held two years after the most recent Summer Olympics.


When is next Winter Olympics?

the winter Olympics occurs every 4 years, 2 years after each summer Olympics.


Why is there no Summer Olympics in 2010?

because the summer Olympics come every 4 years and so do the winter Olympics. they alternate every 2 years. so this year is winter and in 2 years in summer


How often are the summer and winter Olympics held?

An Olympic Games will be held every two years. The Summer Olympics will be held in 2008, then the Winter Olympics in 2010, then the Summer Olympics in 2012, then the Winter Olympics in 2014, and so on.


Is the Olympics every 2 or 4 years?

The summer Olympics and the winter Olympics run on a four year cycle. Basically every two years there is either a summer or winter games [winter:1998,2002,2006,2010,2014] [summer:2000,2004,2008,2012.2016].


How often do Olympics take place?

Summer Olympics every 4 years and Winter Olympics every 4 years. Next Winter Olympics will be 2010 and Summer Olympicsin 2012.


How often do the summer Olympics ocuur?

The Summer Olympics occur every 4 years, and the same goes for Winter Olympics; except Winter Olympics take place always 2 years after the Summer Olympics. For example, Summer Olympics went to Beijing in 2008, Winter Olympics went to Vancouver in 2010, and Summer Olympics will come back on in 2012 in London.


Why were there Winter Olympics in 1992 and 1994?

A decision was made in 1986 that the winter and summer Olympics would no longer be during the same year. This is why today the winter and summer Olympics are two years apart. Therefore, this is why there were winter Olympics in 1992 and 1994. It was due to the change in years for the Olympics. The Winter Olympic Games are much smaller and much less expensive to produce than the Summer Games, which is why there was a "bonus" Winter Olympics in 1994. The last time the Olympic games were held in the same year was 1992: Winter Games in Albertville, France and Summer Games in Barcelona, Spain.


Do the summer Olympics occur every 4 years?

yes the summer olyimpics do occer every 4 years and so do the winter olyimpics they olternatethe summer olyimpics occur every 4 years, the same as the winter olympics, but the winter olyimpics happen 2 years after the summer olyimpics, and 2 years after the winter olyimpics are the summer olympics again, and it repeats


Are the winter Olympics held every winter?

The Winter Olympics are held every fourth year, two years after the Summer Olympics.


Summer Olympics occure how often?

The summer olympics, like the winter olympics occure, every four years.