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1920 Summer Olympics

games of the VII Olympiad, celebrated in Antwerp, Belgium, in 1920
Olympics poster, 1920

The 1920 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the VII Olympiad, were held at Antwerp in Belgium.[1]

The games were a financial strain for the host country and the participants. The events were not well attended.[2]

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Participating nationsEdit

A total of 22 nations sent athletes to compete at the Antwerp games.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

 
Countries at the 1920 Olympics
  1. Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "1920 Antwerpen Summer Games"; retrieved 2012-7-23.
  2. Zarnowski, C. Frank. "A Look at Olympic Costs," Citius, Altius, Fortius (US). Summer 1992, Vol. 1, Issue 1, p. 20-21 [5-6 of 17 PDF]; retrieved 2012-7-24.
  3. Taking part in the games for the first time were Czechoslovakia, Brazil, Estonia, Finland, Monaco, New Zealand and Yugoslavia.

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