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Because it takes alot of time and preparation for not only the people in the Olympics but also the place holding the Olympics

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

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Q: Why are the Olympics only held every 4 years?
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Summer Olympics are ever 4 years?

Yes summer Olympics is held every four years only.

Were were the 2009 Olympics held?

The Olympics are held only every four years so there were no 2009 Olympics sorry to burst you bubble jk lol :)

When were the Olympics held in Ancient Greece?

Every summer no! the answer above is wrong!!!! the Olympics are help every 4 years and i think are only held in 1 place in a lifetime!

Where were the Olympic games held in 1983?

There were no Olympic Games held in the year of 1983. The Olympics are only held every two years, so only on even years.

Why are the Olympics held only every four years?

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Where was the Olympics held in the summer of 2006?

There were no Olympics held in 2006. The summer games only occur every four years. The last one was 2004.

Who is hosting the 2009 winter Olympics?

There were no 2009 winter Olympics, they are only held every four years. The 2010 winter Olympics were held in Vancouver, CA and the 2014 winter Olympics are going to be held in Sochi, Russia.

Were the Olympics only held in Ancient Greece?

The ancient Olympics were held in ancient Greece at Olympia in the Peloponnese every four years as a festival of the god Zeus.

How many events where held at the 2006 olymipcs?

there was no Olympics in 2006. they only happen every 4 years!!

Where is 2013 Olympics going to be held?

The Summer Olympics and Winter Olympics are only held every 4 years. As the summer Olympics was last year, it will next be on in 2016. The winter Olympics were last held in 2010, so they will on in 2014, thus meaning there will be no Olympics in 2013

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What country are the Olympics in this the year 2009?

The 2012 Olympics are going to be held in London. The Olymics are only held every 4 years, and the last one was 2008, and so there is not one in 2009.

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