Moscow 1980
The Olympic Games are held in a socialist country for the first time ever. A US-led boycott reduced the number of participating nations to 80, the lowest number since 1956, as part of a series of measures to protest against the December 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
XXII Summer Olympic Games  Moscow 1980
Opening Ceremony 19 Jul 1980
Closing Ceremony 03 Aug 1980
Host City Moscow
Country USSR
Nations Participating 80
Athletes Female 1115 Male 4064
Events 203
Disciplines 5
Media 5615
Asian Medal Standings
Rank Country G S B T RT
1 IND India
1 0 0 1 3
2 PRK DPR Korea
0 3 2 5 1
3 MGL Mongolia
0 2 2 4 2
4 LIB Lebanon
0 0 1 1 3

    Total: 1 5 5 11  
Legend
G - Gold      S - Silver      B - Bronze     T - Total      RT - Rank by Total
Note
Rank by Total is calculated by total number of Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals.
  

Emblem

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Emblem, Moscow 1980

The official emblem was created by Vladimir Arsentyev. Above the Olympic rings

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