Types of Olympics directly conducted by International Olympic Committee (IOC).
- Summer Olympic games.
- Winter Olympic games for snow and ice sports.
- Youth Olympic games for athletes aged 14 to 18.
Paralympics for athletes with disability conducted by International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and recognized by IOC.
- Summer Paralympic games.
- Winter Paralympic games.
Deaflympics for athletes who has hearing disability conducted by International Committee of Sports for Deaf and recognized by IOC.
- Summer Deaflympics.
- Winter Deaflympics.
Special Olympics for children and adults with Intellectual Disability conducted by Special Olympics Organization and recognized by IOC.
- Summer Special Olympics.
- Winter Special Olympics.