Unitit States at the Olympics

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United States at the
Olympics
Flag of the United States.svg
IOC codeUSA
NOCUnitit States Olympic Committee
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1,118 896 789 2,803
Simmer appearances
Winter appearances
Ither relatit appearances
1906 Intercalatit Gemmes

The Unitit States o Americae haes sent athletes tae every celebration o the modren Olympic Gemmes, except the 1980 Simmer Olympics, in which it led a boycott. The Unitit States Olympic Committee (USOC) is the Naitional Olympic Committee for the Unitit States.

Hostit Gemmes[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Unitit States hae hostit the Gemmes on aicht occasions, mair nor ony ither kintra:

Games Host ceety Dates Naitions Pairteecipants Events
1904 Simmer Olympics St. Louis, Missouri 1 Julie – 23 November 12 651 91
1932 Winter Olympics Lake Placid, New York 7 – 15 Februar 17 252 14
1932 Simmer Olympics Los Angeles, Californie 30 Julie – 14 August 37 1,332 117
1960 Winter Olympics Squaw Valley, Californie 2 – 20 Februar 30 665 27
1980 Winter Olympics Lake Placid, New York 13 – 24 Februar 37 1,072 38
1984 Simmer Olympics Los Angeles, Californie 20 Julie – 18 August 140 6,829 221
1996 Simmer Olympics Atlanta, Georgie 18 Julie – 4 August 197 10,318 271
2002 Winter Olympics Salt Lake City, Utah 8 – 24 Februar 77 2,399 78

Medal tables[eedit | eedit soorce]

*Reid border colour indicates toirnament wis held on hame sile.

Bannerbearers[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Warren Wofford wis the bannerbearer in the (Equestrian) parade in Stockholm for the Olympics Equestrian Sports Association events held thare acause a quarantine imposed on horse preventit equestrian events frae takin place in Australie
  2. First woman tae carry the banner at the Olympics for Unitit States