Olympic Cup

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the Olympic Cup

The Olympic Cup (French: Coupe Olympique) is an award given annually by the International Olympic Committee.

It was instituted by Pierre de Coubertin in 1906 and is awarded to an institution or association with a record of merit and integrity in actively developing the Olympic Movement.[1]

Its recipients have included amateur sports clubs, schools, newspapers and national sporting administrations, though it is primarily awarded to groups connected with the organization of the Olympic Games.

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  1. ^ Olympic Cup
  2. ^ International Olympic Committee - News
  3. ^ LP OLYMPIC MUSEUM RECEIVES HONOR
  4. ^ "BOCOG officials receive IOC's highest honor". The Official Website of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. 2008-08-25. Retrieved 2008-09-21. 
  5. ^ "Singaporeans Receive Formal Tributes From IOC". The Official Website of the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games. 2010-08-26. Archived from the original on 2012-09-12. Retrieved 2010-08-26. 
  6. ^ "Thank you, London!". The Official Website of the International Olympic Committee. 2012-08-14. Retrieved 2012-09-03. 

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