|Emblem of the 1980 Summer Olympics|
|Host city||Moscow, Moscow Oblast, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union|
|Athletes||5,179 (4,064 men, 1,115 women)|
|Events||203 in 21 sports (27 disciplines)|
Which countries boycotted 1976 Summer Olympics?
The 1976 Montreal Games were marred by an African boycott involving 22 countries. The boycott was organised by Tanzania to protest the fact that the New Zealand rugby team had toured Apartheid South Africa and that New Zealand was scheduled to compete in the Olympic Games.
Which Olympic Games made a profit?
The highest recorded total cost was the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, costing approximately US$55 billion.
|Host City||Sarajevo Winter Olympics|
|Notes||The first Olympics since 1948 to make a profit|
Did Britain boycott the 1980 Olympics?
The United Kingdom and France sent a much smaller athletic delegation than would have originally been possible. The British associations that governed equestrian sports, hockey, and yachting completely boycotted the 1980 summer Olympics.
Did Australia boycott the 1980 Olympics?
Australia competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. In partial support of the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics Australia competed under the Olympic Flag.
|Australia at the 1980 Summer Olympics|
|Competitors||120 (92 men and 28 women) in 17 sports|
Did Canada play hockey 1980 Olympics?
Canada didn’t pull off any miracles at the 1980 Olympics. While the United States beat the Soviet Union in the “Miracle On Ice,” Canada finished failed to reach the medal round and finished sixth.