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The Winter and Summer Olympics were held on the same year until 1992 when the Summer Olympics were held in Barcelona and the Winter Olympics were held in Albertville, France. The IOC voted to change the tradition and the next Winter Olympics were held in 1994 in Lillehammer, Norway.

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What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

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When is the summer 2010 Olympics?

There are no Summer Olympic games. The Olympics take place every 4 years and the last one was 2008 in Beijing. The next Summer games will be 2012 in London. The Winter and Summer Olympics switch off every 2 years so that be why you are confused. There were 2010 Winter Olympics but there will not be 2010 Summer Olympics.


When do you have the Olympics?

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When is winter Olympics?

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Why is there no Summer Olympics in 2010?

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When is next Winter Olympics?

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How often are the summer and winter Olympics held?

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