Sweden at the Olympics

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Sweden first participated at the Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then with one exception, the sparsely attended 1904 Summer Olympics.wikipedia
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Finland at the Olympics

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The only other nation having earned medals at every Olympic game since 1908 is Sweden's neighboring country Finland.
Finland has earned medals at every Olympic game since 1908, a feat matched only by Finland's neighboring country Sweden.

Summer Olympic Games

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Swedish athletes have won a total of 494 medals at the Summer Olympic Games, and another 144 at the Winter Olympic Games.
The Games have been held four times in the United States (in 1904, 1932, 1984 and 1996); three times in the United Kingdom (in 1908, 1948 and 2012); twice each in Greece (1896, 2004), France (1900, 1924), Germany (1936, 1972) and Australia (1956, 2000); and once each in Sweden (1912), Belgium (1920), Netherlands (1928), Finland (1952), Italy (1960), Japan (1964), Mexico (1968), Canada (1976), Soviet Union (1980), South Korea (1988), Spain (1992), China (2008) and Brazil (2016).

Winter Olympic Games

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Swedish athletes have won a total of 494 medals at the Summer Olympic Games, and another 144 at the Winter Olympic Games.
To date, twelve countries have participated in every Winter Olympic Games – Austria, Canada, Finland, France, Great Britain, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States.

Swedish Olympic Committee

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The Swedish Olympic Committee was created and recognized in 1913.
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Sweden

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Sweden first participated at the Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then with one exception, the sparsely attended 1904 Summer Olympics.

Olympic Games

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Sweden first participated at the Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then with one exception, the sparsely attended 1904 Summer Olympics.

1896 Summer Olympics

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Sweden first participated at the Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then with one exception, the sparsely attended 1904 Summer Olympics.

1904 Summer Olympics

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Sweden first participated at the Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then with one exception, the sparsely attended 1904 Summer Olympics.

1908 Summer Olympics

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The only other nation having earned medals at every Olympic game since 1908 is Sweden's neighboring country Finland.

1912 Summer Olympics

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Sweden hosted the Games on one occasion, the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm.

Stockholm

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Sweden hosted the Games on one occasion, the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm.

Equestrian at the Summer Olympics

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The equestrian events of the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne were held in Stockholm, due to quarantine reasons.

1956 Summer Olympics

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The equestrian events of the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne were held in Stockholm, due to quarantine reasons.

Melbourne

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The equestrian events of the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne were held in Stockholm, due to quarantine reasons.

International Olympic Committee

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The International Olympic Committee had Swedish officer and sports instructor Viktor Balck as one of its original members.

Viktor Balck

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The International Olympic Committee had Swedish officer and sports instructor Viktor Balck as one of its original members.