What are the different types of Olympics?

Updated: Apr 8, 2019

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.







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