1998 Winter Olympics
|Host city||Nagano, Japan|
|Motto||Coexistence with Nature|
(Japanese: 自然との共存, Shizen to no Kyōzon)
|Athletes||2,176 (1,389 men, 787 women)|
|Events||68 in 7 sports (14 disciplines)|
|Stadium||Nagano Olympic Stadium|
The 1998 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XVIII Olympic Winter Games, were held in 1998 in Nagano, Japan. Other possible host cities were Aosta, Italy; Jaca, Spain; Östersund, Sweden; and Salt Lake City, USA. The selection was held in Birmingham, United Kingdom in 1991.