Stamps on International Olympic Committee – Stamps of France 1994

Stamps on International Olympic Committee – Stamps of France 1994

Stamps on 100th Anniversary of International Olympic Committee and Founder of Olympic Movement P de Coubertin issued by  France on 24 Jun 1994.

FRANCE 1994 IOC
FRANCE 1994 -IOC
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Stamps on 2006 Torino Winter Olympics – Norway.

Stamps on 2006 Torino Winter Olympics – Norway.

The 2006 Winter Olympic Games were held in Torino, Italy from 10 Feb to 26 Feb 2006.  Norway issued a 22 Krone stamp on Biathlon event on 03 Feb 2006. The stamp had a print run of 2,000,000. Norwegian athletes won three Silver and three Bronze medals in Biathlon events at the 2006 Olympics.

NORWAY WINTER OLYMPICS
NORWAY2006 – TORINO WINTER OLYMPICS-BIATHLON.

 

1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics -Miniature Sheet Japan.

1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics -Miniature Sheet Japan.

The 1972 Winter Olympic Games were held in Sapporo Japan from 03 Feb to 13 Feb 1972. This was the XIth edition of Winter Olympic Games. The First Winter Olympic Games were held in Chamonix, France in 1924. The next Olympic Games will be held in Beijing in 2022.

Japan won three medals at 1972 games (1Gold,1 Silver & 1 Bronze). USSR topped the medals tally with 16 Medals (8 Gold, 5 Silver & 3 Bronze Medals).

Japan issued a miniature sheet consisting of three stamps on 03 Feb 1972 to commemorate the Games. The sports featured on stamps are

20 y – Skiing               50 y- Figure Skating         20 y -Bobsleigh

JAPAN MS 1972 SAPPORO W OLY
JAPAN MS 1972 SAPPORO WINTER OLYMPICS

1976 Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games – Stamps of Bhutan

1976 Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games – Stamps of Bhutan

The 1976 WinterOlympic Games were held in Innsbruck, Austria from 4-15 Feb 1976. Bhutan issued a set of stamps on the Winter Olympics.

1 ch- Slalom Skiing    2 ch – 4-men Bobsleigh   3 ch-Ice Hockey   4 ch- Cross Country Skiing     5 ch – Figure Skating .

BHUTAN INNSBRUCK WINTER OLYMPICS
BHUTAN INNSBRUCK WINTER OLYMPICS 1976

Stamps of Belarus  on 2018 Winter Olympics -Pyeongchang 2018 

Stamps of Belarus  on 2018 Winter Olympics -Pyeongchang 2018

The 2018 Winter Olympics also known XXIII Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as PyeongChang 2018 were held in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Province ,South Korea from 9th to 25th Feb 2018. A total of 2922 athletes from 92 Countries participated.

South Korea hosted the Winter Olympics for the First time .Seoul had hosted Summer Olympics in 1988.

Belarus issued a stamp to commemorate the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on 09 Feb 2018. Quantity printed 72,000.

 

WINTER OLYMPICS 2018
STAMPS OF BELARUS -PYEONGCHANG 2018 WINTER OLYMPICS-2018

Stamps on 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics – Estonia 1998.

Stamps on 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics – Estonia 1998.

The 1998 Winter Olympics officially XVIII Winter Olympic Games were held in Nagano, Japan from 07 Feb to 22 Feb 1998.A total of 72 Nations participated and 24 nations won at  least one medal.

Estonia issued a stamp on 28 Jan 1998 to commemorate the Games.

STAMPS ON NAGANO OLYMPICS 1998
STAMPS OF ESTONIA 1998 NAGANO WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES.