RF2AK73RN–This illustration dates to the early 1900s and shows an American victory at the revival of the Olympic Games in 1896 in Greece. The track-and-field program in Athens was dominated by athletes from the USA, who would go on to win nine of the 12 events. And on April 6, 1896, American James Connolly earned the distinction of becoming the very first Olympic champion of the modern era, as he clinched the triple jump title. Charles Pierre de Frédy, Baron de Coubertin (died 1937), also known as Pierre de Coubertin and Baron de Coubertin was a French educator and historian. He was also the founder of
RME64FJN–SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES Athens 1896. Start of the first heat of the Mens' 100 metre race. See Description below
RMCF0W9C–Olympic games rings on flag
RMCMHEDR–MESERET DEFAR 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES
RMCYYYW1–England, London, Stratford, Olympic games closing ceremony.
RMCMH3YW–9th Aug 2012. London 2012 Olympics: Sailing. London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland Venue, Dorset, Britain, UK. Olympic flame and rings August 9th, 2012, EDITORIAL USE ONLY
RMCTM589–A King George VI two and a half pence blue 2 1/2d Olympic Games 1948 postage stamp on a white background
RMEG5WFG–olympic flag flying
RMCC527P–Olympic 2012 site under construction for 2012 Olympic Games, London, England. 2 January 2012. The Orbit Tower by Anish Kapoor.
RMCMDT4B–LONDON, UK, Thursday July 26, 2012. Olympic flags are displayed on the Mall one day before London 2012 Olympic Games opening ceremony.
RMJ2AJJ6–The Olympic Games in ancient Greece
RMCRC8GA–Panathenaic Stadium (329 B.C.) in Athens, hosted the first modern Olympic Games in Greece.
RMC433BG–The Olympic flag is raised during the 2010 Singapore Youth Olympic Games Opening Ceremony.
RMCF3TNH–Omega two-piece automatic timer-starting apparatus, 1950, for olympic games event timing
RMC8J13G–1972, olympic games, Bavaria, commemorative, silver, 10 Mark, currency, German, Mark, Munich, silver coin, West Germany
RMCW64K2–Bernard Tomic (AUS) in action at Wimbledon during the Olympic Games 2012
RFF0N40E–Olympic games sculpture in the city of Bamako in Mali
RM2AKKJCA–LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND. 09th, Jan 2020. National Flags are hanged on the balcony of the Youth Village during the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games at Vaudoise Arena on Thursday, 09 January 2020. LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND. Credit: Taka G Wu/Alamy Live News
RF2ARCDFN–Team GB’s Ross Craik (15) in the curling mixed doubles with teammate Natalie Wiksten (DEN) during the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games
RMBM300Y–Montreal Olympic Stadium built for 1976 Olympic Games, see from the Botanic Gardens
RMCC5HM4–British postage stamp
RMCMHEDJ–MESERET DEFAR 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES
RMRY628B–Tokyo. 12th Mar, 2019. The image of the sport pictograms (frame type) for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is released by the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee in Tokyo, Japan, on March 12, 2019. Credit: Xinhua/Alamy Live News
RMCMHN1E–London 2012 Olympics, Sailing at the Weymouth & Portland Venue, Dorset, Britain, UK. August 11th, 2012 Olympic gold medal for Spain PICTURE: DORSET MEDIA SERVICE
RMCMF5KY–31.07.2012. London, England. Olympic Games. Gymnastics Womens Team Finals Greenwich Arena . Alexandra Raisman USA
RMGGN07T–Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 5th Aug, 2016. Team of Turkey enters the stadium during the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 5 August 2016. Photo: Lukas Schulze/dpa/Alamy Live News
RMG5CX86–London Olympic Games - Day 16
RFC0F2X6–Laurel wreath isolated on white
RMGKGFPY–Olympic Flame, AUGUST 20, 2016 : the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Credit: Yohei Osada/AFLO SPORT/Alamy Live News
RMCTEWXJ–A banner with the Olympic Games rings inside Olympic Park
RF2B1RX1W–Olympic Games Logo in Japan and Medical Facial Mask Caring Protection against Risk of Pneumonia. Country in Quarantine.
RMKME2YR–Parents and children get off the Olympic rings after taking photographs, in the Olympic Park in Sochi, Russia
RMBRBG23–2012 Olympic Stadium construction site
RMGJDJXY–Rio De Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 14th Aug, 2016. RJ - OLYMPICS/ATHLETICS - SPORTS - The Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt wins the men's 100m dash of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium, in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday Credit: Geraldo Bubniak/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live News
RMCTXYDK–Japanese athletics supporters wait in rain for women's Marathon, Olympic, Games, London, 2012.
RMF0HG8B–Derby, UK. 16th Aug, 2015. Sir Bradley Wiggins (centre front) and Mark Cavendish conduct a changeover in front of the lap board on their way to victory in the madison event at the Revolution Series at Derby Arena, Derby, United Kingdom on 16 August 2015. The Revolution Series is a professional track racing series featuring many of the world's best track cyclists. This event, taking place over 3 days from 14-16 August 2015, is an important preparation event for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, allowing British riders to score qualifying points for the Games. Credit: Andrew Peat/Alamy Live News
RM2AKKJA9–LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND. 09th, Jan 2020. Switzerland national athletes carried the the Olympic flag during Opening Ceremony of the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games at Vaudoise Arena on Thursday, 09 January 2020. LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND. Credit: Taka G Wu/Alamy Live News
RF2ARCDDD–Team GB’s Ross Craik (15) in the curling mixed doubles with teammate Natalie Wiksten (DEN) during the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games
RMCXKEWC–Hungary vs. USA Men's Water Polo game at the Olympic Summer Games, London 2012
RFCCBW7P–Man's arm holding up torch
RMCMFJED–KATARINA JOHNSON-THOMPSON GREAT BRITAIN LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES, WOMENS HEPTATHLON, 100M HURDLES STRATFORD, LONDON, ENGLAND 03 August 2012 DIC8247
RFE0GJ87–Olympic gold medal Helsinki 1952
RMTWB3HC–Olympic Games - Berlin
RMGJWXEM–Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 15th Aug, 2016. Velodrome cycling, 2016 Olympic Games. Laura Trott (GBR) in the womens omnium Credit: Action Plus Sports/Alamy Live News
RMGJDWTK–Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 15th Aug, 2016. Anna Meares (R) of Australia and Virginie Cueff of Francein action during Women's Sprint Final (9-12) of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Track Cycling events at Velodrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 15 August 2016. Photo: Felix Kaestle/dpa/Alamy Live News
RMG5BYJT–London Olympic Games - Day 8
RM2C7JT6Y–Eric Liddell (1902-1945), British Olympic Gold Medalist runner and Christian missionary to China. Pictured at the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris, Liddell, a devout Christian, refused to run in his favored 100-meter race because the event was to be held on Sunday. Instead, he ran in the 400-meter race on a weekday and won. Liddell is featured in the Oscar-winning film, Chariots of Fire.
RMBFF1C4–The 2012 Olympic logo with reflections of people on the concourse at Stratford Station, East London, England UK KATHY DEWITT
RM2EHAA92–MARGARET ABBOTT (18781955) American golfer who won the women's golf tournament at the 1900 Paris Olympic Games
RM2BWAR05–Olympic Games at Antwerp Start of the Marathon Race 24 August 1920
RM2HC75E2–US Swimmer Barbara Jensen competing in the Olympic Games, USA 1948
RMM5F20P–Gangneung, South Korea. 23rd Feb, 2018. Bronze medal winner KAETLYN OSMOND of Canada in action during the Figure Skating: Ladies Single Free Skating at Gangneung Ice Arena during the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games. Credit: Scott Mc Kiernan/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live News
RMTBB2PK–A large collection on the Winter and Summer Olympic Games 1936 in Germany Comprehensive material on the Olympic Games with the venues Berlin, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Kiel, and Wroclaw. Among them guides, day schedules, admission tickets, photos, picture postcards, documents such as travel records, Olympic week schedule for Garmisch and Farchant, programme for officials, photo album with embossed title, city maps, 'AGFA' disc with appointments, side programmes (dance, football, KDF), original Olympia pennant, calendar, traffic directions and much , Additional-Rights-Clearance-Info-Not-Available
RMGKYBRY–Gold medal from Rio 2016 Olympic Games
RM2ANWCY9–LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND. 19th, Jan 2020. FOUBERT Valentin (FRA) competes in the Ski Jumping: Men's Individual Competition First Round during the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games at Les Tuffes Nordic Centre on Sunday, 19 January 2020. LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND. Credit: Taka G Wu/Alamy Live News
RM2CWW373–An old historic photograph taken in the Panathenaic Stadium at the 1906 Olympic Games ( also known as the 1906 Intercalated Games or the 1906 Summer Olympic) in Athens, Greece.Though considered to be Olympic Games and referred to as the 'Second International Olympic Games in Athens' by the International Olympic Committee the medals are not today officially recognized by the IOC . They were held from 22 April to 2 May 1906 and were opened by The official opening of the games was done by King George I of Greece. 6,000 school children attended the first ever Olympic closing ceremony
RMD1FKCJ–Gabrielle Douglas (USA) competing during the Women's Balance Beam Final at the 2012 Olympic Summer Games, London, England.
RM2HWC56M–Olympic Games, 1-16 August 1936, Berlin Germany poster designed by Franz Würbel (1896-1944) featuring gold coloured male athlete with a laurel wreath behind a silhouette of the Brandenburg Gate.
RM2C1EFX5–1936, Hitler with a group of German athletes during the Olympic Games in Berlin
RMRJAAEX–Prize giving at the 1932 Winter Olympic games.
RMKRD2BM–Pin, Olympic Games Cross Channel swim
RM2H2CWG0–Olympic gold medal won by Czech gymnast Bedřich Šupčík for rope climbing at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris on display in the National Museum (Národní muzeum) in Prague, Czech Republic. This medal designed by French medal engraver André Rivaud was the first Olympic gold medal won by Czechoslovak competitor at the Olympic Games. The medal is on view at the new permanent exhibition of the National Museum devoted to the History of the 20th century.
RMGK81BR–Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 18th Aug, 2016. Usain Bolt of Jamaica reacts after winning the Men's 200m Final of the Olympic Games 2016 Athletic, Track and Field events at Olympic Stadium during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 18 August 2016. Photo: Michael Kappeler/dpa/Alamy Live News
RMGCB255–Great Britain's skip David Murdoch watches his sweepers during the match against Canada at the Vancouver Olympic Centre, Vancouver, Canada, 2010 Winter Olympic Games Vancouver.
RM2C7JT6X–Eric Liddell (1902-1945), British Olympic Gold Medalist runner and Christian missionary to China. Pictured at the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris, Liddell, a devout Christian, refused to run in his favored 100-meter race because the event was to be held on Sunday. Instead, he ran in the 400-meter race on a weekday and won. Liddell is featured in the Oscar-winning film, Chariots of Fire.
RMGG2JWA–Olympic Stadium - London
RME13MFE–Mar. 22, 2012 - Olympia site of the first Olympic Games.
RMT2FATC–JESSE OWENS (1913-1980) American athlete starting his record breaking 200m run at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
RM2BWAR2D–Olympic Games at Antwerp Helge Løvland (NOR) throwing in the pentathlon 17 August 1920
RM2HC719K–Italian tennis player and coach Adriano Panatta, Olympic Games, Atlanta USA 1996
RM2G16XJY–Tokyo 2020 - Olympic Games
RMT82EPT–A track official's bell from the XI Olympic Games in Berlin 1936 Sonorous cast steel bell with national eagle in relief surmounting the Olympic rings, image of the Brandenburg Gate and dates '1. - 16. August 1936'. The lower edge surrounded by the inscription (tr) 'I call upon the youth of the world - 11th Olympic Games Berlin'. Large screw-mounted suspension ring and iron clapper with remains of a leather loop. Height circa 23 cm. Letter of provenance available. Significant object from the Olympic games, which was used to announce the last lap i, Additional-Rights-Clearance-Info-Not-Available
RMCTBN8B–Olympic Games traffic lane open to all traffic, London, Britain, UK
RMCMH7XY–MALIKA AKKAOUI 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES
RM2CWW1M0–1906 King George of Greece and other prestigious guest at the closing of the Olympic Games in Athens, Greece in the Panathenaic Stadium during the 1906 Olympic Games (also known as the 1906 Intercalated Games or the 1906 Summer Olympic) in Athens, Greece.Though considered to be Olympic Games and referred to as the 'Second International Olympic Games in Athens' by the International Olympic Committee the medals are not today officially recognized by the IOC . They were held from 22 April to 2 May 1906 and were opened by The official opening of the games was done by King George I of Greece.
RMCMFD62–Gabrielle Douglas (USA) gold medalist in the Women's Individual All-Around at the 2012 Olympic Summer Games, London, England.
RMRKEFHH–France, French National Rugby team for the 1924 Olympic games.
RMF7JE87–View of Praça Mauá with the #CIDADEOLIMPICA sign prominent in front of palm trees. Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2016.
RMRJAACY–Photograph of Gebring and Westergren at he 1932 Olympic games.
RMJ1D82A–Ancient Greece. Olympic Games. Entrance of the winner in chariot racing. Engraving.
RMD5RK9H–Barra da Tijuca Rio de Janeiro Brazil Construction condominiums Real estate 'boom' after city was chosen for 2016 Olympic Games
RM2G5GEGG–A vintage poster for the Olympic Games Bobsleigh run in Lake Placid
RMGCB25G–Great Britain's Elise Christie in action in her heat of the Women's 1500m short-track skating competition at the Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver, part of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games Vancouver.
RM2GH3YKG–Adolf Hitler (1889-1945), leader of the Nazi Party and Fuhrer of Germany, saluting at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
RMGGN7R6–RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ - 06.08.2016: OLYMPICS 2016 FOOTBALL RJ - Selection of South Africa during the dispute between South Africa (AFS) and China (CHI) Group E of the Olympic Women's Foot oll of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games held in the Olympic Stadium in the host city Rio de Janeiro. (Photo: Marco Galvão/Fotoarena)
RME13MFH–Mar. 22, 2012 - Olympia, where the first Olympic Games were held.
RM2DBK27C–STOCKHOLM OLYMPIC GAMES 1912. The winning British Womens Freestyle 4x100 metre relay team. From left: Bella Moore, Jennie Fletcher, Clara Jarvis (coach) , Annie Speirs, Irene Steer
RM2BWARKB–Olympic Games at Antwerp A high diver just about to enter the water 24 August 1920
RM2HC753B–US Swimmers competing in the 1948 Olympic Games, from left: Suzanne Zimmerman, Muriel June Mellow, and Barbara Jensen, USA 1948
RM2CBDRMP–Beijing 2022 Olympic Games
RMT82EPP–A track official's bell from the XI Olympic Games in Berlin 1936 Sonorous cast steel bell with national eagle in relief surmounting the Olympic rings, image of the Brandenburg Gate and dates '1. - 16. August 1936'. The lower edge surrounded by the inscription (tr) 'I call upon the youth of the world - 11th Olympic Games Berlin'. Large screw-mounted suspension ring and iron clapper with remains of a leather loop. Height circa 23 cm. Letter of provenance available. Significant object from the Olympic games, which was used to announce the last lap i, Additional-Rights-Clearance-Info-Not-Available