10 Most Important Changes to the Modern Olympic Games by John Ian Wing


I have listed 10 important changes to the Modern Olympics, which I consider, to have made the biggest impact on the Games and the Olympic Movement.  These are my opinions and not of the IOC or Olympic Historians.  

 John Ian Wing
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 1900 (1)
 1908 (2)
1908 (3)
1912 (4)
1928 (5)
1936 (6)
1956 (7)

1960 (8)

The 1960 Rome Olympics marked the first Games at which the broadcasters paid the Olympic Organizing Committee, a fee for the broadcast rights to the Games.  $1.200.000 in total was collected by the Organizing Committee.

1986 (9)

1986 (10) 
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