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Why are the olympic rings linked?

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The rings represent the five original continents, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, and the America's (not in that order). There is no 'real' answer to this but I believe they are linked because it is a time when athletes from all around the world
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The 5 Olympic rings stand for each of the 5 continents involved in the games; America, Australia, Asia, Africa and Europe.
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