Ivo Van Damme (1954-1976) was a Belgian middle distance runner. He won silver medals in 800m and 1500m at the 1976 Montreal Olympics. He died in an accident in 1976. A stamp was released in his memory on 03 May 1980. Van Damme sports festival is held in Belgium.
The 2012 Summer Olympics were held in London from 27 July to 12 Aug 2012. India issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet to commemorate the Olympics. A set of four Maxim Cards was also released.
Rupees Five – Rowing-Men’s events made debut in 1900 Paris Olympics and Women’s events at 1976 Montreal Olympics
Rupees Five – Sailing- Olympic debut in Paris 1900 for both Men’s & Women’s events.
Bhutan issued a set of stamps on 1972 Munich Summer Olympics on 06 Jun 1972. A FDC is listed. The Sports featured on stamps are 10 Ch – Handball, 15 Ch- Archery and 20 Ch -Boxing. The Cover design features an Archer. Archery is National Sports of Bhutan.
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.