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USA Olympic Team

Sports Team

The United States of America (USA) has sent athletes to every celebration of the modern Olympic Games with the exception of the 1980 Summer Olympics, during which it led a boycott to protest the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. The United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) is the National Olympic Committee for the United States.

American athletes have won a total of 2,522 medals (1,022 of them gold) at the Summer Olympic Games and another 305 at the Winter Olympic Games, making the United States the most prolific medal-winning nation in the history of the Olympics.

The United States of America (USA) has sent athletes to every celebration of the modern Olympic Games with the exception of the 1980 Summer Olympics, during which it led a boycott to protest the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. The United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) is the National Olympic Committee for the United States.

American athletes have won a total of 2,522 medals (1,022 of them gold) at the Summer Olympic Games and another 305 at the Winter Olympic Games, making the United States the most prolific medal-winning nation in the history of the Olympics.

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