1992 Winter Olympics

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XVI Olympic Winter Gemmes
1992 Winter Olympics logo.svg
The emblem is the banner o Savoy region
in the shape o the Olympic flame,
dancin abuin stripes representin
the banner o Fraunce.
Host ceetyAlbertville, Fraunce
MottoAt the Peak o Performance (French: A la Pointe de la Performance)
Naitions pairteecipatin64
Athletes pairteecipatin1801 (1313 men, 488 weemen)[1]
Events57 in 6 sports (12 disciplines)
Appenin ceremonyJulie 25
Closin ceremony23 Februar
Offeecially appened biPreses François Mitterrand
Athlete's OathSurya Bonaly
Judge's OathPierre Bornat
Olympic TorchMichel Platini an
François-Cyrille Grange
StadiumEstadi Olímpic Lluís Companys

The 1992 Winter Olympics, offeecially kent as the XVI Olympic Winter Gemmes (French: Les XVIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), war a winter multi-sport event celebratit frae 8 tae 23 Februar 1992 in Albertville, Fraunce. Thay war the last Winter Olympics tae be held the same year as the Simmer Olympics,[2] an the first whaur the Winter Paralympics war held at the same steid.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Olympic Winter Games Factsheet" (PDF). International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 5 August 2012. 
  2. "Albertville 1992". www.olympic.org. Archived frae the oreeginal on 28 March 2010. Retrieved 12 March 2010.