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Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games are the world's main international, multi-discipline sports events, in which thousands of athletes from more than 200 nations participate in a variety of competitions.

The Olympic Games are held every four years. The Summer and Winter Games take place two years apart. The 2020 Summer Games were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic and were held in 2021 in Tokyo. The Winter Games 2022 take place in Beijing. This page is a compilation of DW content on the Olympics.

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