What is the motto of the Olympic Games?
The Olympic Games are the world's most prestigious athletic competition, held every four years. The Olympic Games include a variety of sports, from track and field to swimming and gymnastics. The Olympic Games also feature the traditional Olympic flame, which is lit during the Opening Ceremony.
The Olympic Games
Olympic Games: A major international event featuring summer and winter sports, in which thousands of athletes from around the world compete for medals. Olympic Torch: The symbol of the Olympic Games, it is carried by runners to the site of the Olympic Games and lit at the opening ceremony. Olympic Motto: The official motto of the Olympic Games, it is 'Citius, Altius, Fortius', which translates to 'Faster, Higher, Stronger'.
The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896. The Olympic flag features 5 interlocking rings which represent the 5 continents of the world. The Olympic motto is 'Citius, Altius, Fortius' which is Latin for 'Faster, Higher, Stronger'.
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What is it called when an athlete wins a gold medal, a silver medal, and a bronze medal in three different events at the same Olympics?
- Grand Slam
- Triple Crown
- Hat Trick