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1920 Antwerp Summer

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accueil From 1914, in the Olympic Congress of Prague, a preliminary vote had not been able to decide between Antwerp and Budapest, candidates for the Olympic organization of 1920. From the armistice, Coubertin convened in Lausanne, become major Olympic since 1915, a Congress of comeback, Antwerp was confirmed there.

DatesUS : April 20 - september 12, 1920
N.O.C. participants: 29
Number of sports: 22
Number of contests: 154
Number of athletes: 2626
Men : 2561
Women : 65
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Opening : The King Albert 1st
Oath : Victor Boin
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Bids towns : Amsterdam (NED), Lyon (FRA)