1980 Simmer Olympics

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XIII Olympic Winter Gemmes
Host ceety Lake Placid, New York, Unitit States
Naitions pairteecipatin 80[1]
Athletes pairteecipatin 5,179
(4,064 men, 1,115 weemen)[1]
Events 38 in 6 sports (10 disciplines)
Appenin ceremony 19 Julie
Closin ceremony Februar 23
Offeecially appened bi Chairman o the Supreme Soviet Leonid Brezhnev
Athlete's Oath Nikolay Andrianov
Judge's Oath Aleksandr Medved
Olympic Torch Sergei Belov
Stadium Grand Arena of the Central Lenin Stadium

The 1980 Simmer Olympics, offeecially kent as the Gemmes o the XXII Olympiad, wis an internaitional multi-sport event celebratit in Moscow in the Soviet Union. In addeetion, the yachtin events wur held in Tallinn, an some o the preliminary matches an the quarter-finals o the fitbaa tournament wur held in Leningrad, Kiev, an Minsk. The 1980 Gemmes wur the first tae be staged in Eastren Europe.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Moscow 1980". Olympic.org. Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 August 2010. Retrieved 8 August 2010.