History of olympic medals

The medals have been given to athletes as prizes to since the first modern Olympiad in Greece in 1896. Every host country changes the design and dimensions of the symbolic discs. With this interactive infographic you can explore the evolution of the medals over years.

50 abolished Olympic Events

From experimentation and innovation to the spectacular sport fiesta. Learn about 50 olympic events that have been taken out the olympic frame since the official start in Athens 1896.