|XIV Olympic Winter Games|
The emblem symbolizes a stylized snowflake,
as well as the embroidery produced in the Sarajevo region
with the Olympic rings above.
|Host city||Sarajevo, Yugoslavia|
(998 men, 274 women)
|Events||49 in 6 sports|
|Opening ceremony||February 7|
|Closing ceremony||February 19|
|Officially opened by||Mika Ň†piljak|
|Athlete's Oath||Bojan KriŇĺaj (Alpine skiing)|
|Judge's Oath||Dragan Perovińá|
|Olympic Torch||Sanda Dubravńćińá (Figure skating)|
|Stadium||Asim Ferhatovińá Stadion|
The 1984 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIV Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated in Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina, which was at the time part of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Other candidate cities were Sapporo, Japan; and Gothenburg, Sweden. It was the first Winter Games and the second Olympics held in a socialist country (the first was the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union). The chart's information comes from the International Olympic Committee Vote History web page.
|1984 Winter Olympics Bidding Results|
|City||NOC Name||Round 1||Round 2|
The torch relay for the 1984 Sarajevo Olympic games started in Olympia-Athens and then by Airplane to Dubrovnik (Route One) Split- Ljubljana‚Äď Zagreb - Sarajevo(Route Two) Skopje ‚Äď Novi Sad ‚Äď Belgrade ‚Äď Sarajevo The total distance of the Torch relay was 5,289 km (plus 2,879 km of local routes). Two Routes main routes and one in the west (2,602 km), the other in the east (2,687 km). The final torchbearer, from a total of 1600, was Sanda Dubravcic.
Readers of Yugoslav newspapers were asked to choose the mascot for the 1984 Winter Olympics from a list of six finalists. The winner was Vuńćko, the little wolf, designed by Slovenian designer and illustrator JoŇĺe Trobec. The other finalists were a chipmunk, a lamb, a mountain goat, a porcupine, and a snowball.
See the medal winners, ordered by sport:
|1||East Germany (GDR)||9||9||6||24|
|2||Soviet Union (URS)||6||10||9||25|
|3||United States (USA)||4||4||0||8|
|West Germany (FRG)||2||1||1||4|
A then record of 49 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) entered athletes at the 1984 Winter Olympic Games.
XIV Olympic Winter Games (1984)
The 1984 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIV Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in Sarajevo, then in Yugoslavia and now in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Other candidate cities were Sapporo, Japan; and Falun in Gothenburg, Sweden. It was the first Winter Games and the second Olympics held in Eastern Europe (the first was the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow).
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| Summer Games: 1896, 1900, 1904, 1906, 1908, 1912, (1916), 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, (1940), (1944), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020, 2024, 2028|
|Winter Games: 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, (1940), (1944), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014, 2018, 2022|
| Athens 2004 ‚ÄĒ Turin 2006 ‚ÄĒ Beijing 2008 ‚ÄĒ Vancouver 2010 ‚ÄĒ London 2012 ‚ÄĒ Sochi 2014 ‚ÄĒ Rio 2016 |
Games in italics will be held in the future, and those in (brackets) were cancelled because of war. See also: Ancient Olympic Games
|Youth Olympic Games|
|Summer Games:2010, 2014, 2018|
| Winter Games:2012, 2016|
| Singapore 2010 ‚ÄĒ Innsbruck 2012 ‚ÄĒ Nanjing 2014|