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Africa, South America and Antarctica have yet to host an Olympic Games (up to 2012).

The 2016 Olympic Games will be held in South America.

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What three continents have never hosted the olympics?

South America, Africa and Antarctica.


What three continents have not hosted the Olympics?

South america Africa antartica


What three U.S. cities have hosted summer Olympics?

Atlanta, GA; Los Angeles, CA; St Louis,MS


How many languages are spoken in the Olympics?

There are three official languages of the Olympics: The two permanent languages of the Olympics are English and French and the third language is the language of the host country, or Mandarin Chinese in the 2008 Olympics.


What games are played in the olympic games?

The Summer Olympic Games or the Games of the Olympiad are an international multi-sport event, occurring every four years, organized by the International Olympic Committee. Medals are awarded in each event, with gold medals for first place, silver for second and bronze for third, a tradition that started in 1904. The Winter Olympics were also created due to the success of the summer Olympics.The games have expanded from a 42-event competition with fewer than 250 male athletes to a 300-event sporting tradition with over 10,000 competitors from 205 nations. Organizers for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing expected approximately 10,500 athletes to take part in the 302 events on the program for the games.[1]The United States has hosted four Summer Olympics Games, more than any other nation. The United Kingdom will have hosted three Summer Olympics Games when they return to the British capital in 2012, all of them have been (and will be) in London, making it the first city to hold the Summer Olympic Games three times. Australia, France, Germany and Greece have all hosted the Summer Olympic Games twice. Other countries that have hosted the summer Olympics are Belgium, Canada, Finland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, South Korea, Spain, the Soviet Union and Sweden. China hosted the Summer Olympics for the first time in Beijing in 2008. In the 2016 Summer Olympics, Rio de Janeiro will host the first Summer Games in South America. Four cities have hosted two Summer Olympic Games: Los Angeles, London, Paris and Athens. Stockholm, Sweden, has hosted events at two Summer Olympic Games, having hosted the games in 1912 and the equestrian events at the 1956 Summer Olympics-which they are usually listed as jointly hosting.[2] Events at the summer Olympics have also been held in Hong Kong and the Netherlands (both represented by their own NOCs), with the equestrian events at the 2008 Summer Olympics being held in Hong Kong and two sailing races at the 1920 Summer Olympics being held in the Netherlands.Five countries - Greece, Great Britain, France, Switzerland, and Australia (although twice along with New Zealand as Australasia) - have been represented at all Summer Olympic Games. The only country to have won at least one gold medal at every Summer Olympic Games is Great Britain, ranging from one gold in 1904, 1952 and 1996 to fifty-six golds in 1908.

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What are the three continents that have never hosted the Olympics?

Africa, South America, Antarctica


What three continents have never hosted the olympics?

South America, Africa and Antarctica.


What three continents have not hosted the Olympics?

South america Africa antartica


Which Three continents have never hosted any Olympic games?

africa, south america antarctica


How many times did England host the Olympics?

England has NEVER hosted the Olympic Games. But GREAT BRITAIN Has hosted the Olympics three times: 1908, 1948 and 2012. Tone, Cardiff, Wales.


Which city hosted the Olympics in Japan?

The Olympics were hosted in Japan three times.1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano


Who has hosted the most olympics?

London, England has hosted the most Olympics in the history of the games. They have hosted three. 1908 (I believe), 1956, and of course 2012.


Has Japan ever hosted the Olympic Games?

Yes, Japan hosted the Olympics three times. Tokyo hosted the Summer Olympics in 1964, Sapporo hosted the Winter Olympics in 1972, and Nagano hosted the Winter Olympics in 1998. Tokyo is scheduled to host the Summer Olympics again in 2020.


When has Italy hosted the Olympics?

Italy has hosted three Olympic Games: Summer Olympics: 1960 - Rome Winter Olympics: 1956 - Cortina d'Ampezzo, 2006 - Turin


Which three cities in the US have hosted the Summer Olympics?

The United States has hosted four Summer Olympics. The three cities that hosted the games are St. Louis in 1904, Los Angeles in 1932 and 1984, and Atlanta in 1996.


Has Istanbul hosted the Olympics?

No, they have not. But they have the potential to win the bid for the 2020 Olympics as they are one of three on the shortlist.


Which country hosted the winter olympic games three times in a row?

No country has ever hosted the Winter Olympics three times in a row.

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