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Five sports from the Summer Olympic Games are swimming, gymnastics (artistic and rhythmic), volleyball, fencing, and rowing. There were 26 sports in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, and there will be 28 in the 2016 Games.
running diving swimming tennis water polo
swimming, gymnastics,running, hurdles, diving,bikes
There are 26 sports.
Summer Olympic Sports- Beach Volleyball, Track and Field, and different swimming events. Winter Olympic Sports- Hockey, Figure Skating, and Bobsledding
There were 31 sports in the most recent summer Olympic games.
Figure skating and freestyle skiing are winter Olympic sports. Fencing is a summer Olympic sport.
there will be 12 sports in the summer olympics.
The Paralympics are split into summer and winter games, much like the Olympic Games. There are 22 sports in the summer games, and 5 sports in the winter games.
Road cycling is a summer Olympic sport. Rowing is an Olympic sport.
The Summer Olympic Games did not take place in 2002.
There will be 31 sports in the 2008 Olympics
Tennis and triathlon are summer Olympic events. Track cycling is an Olympic event.
There are two types of Olympic games, each with its own set of sports. There are 29 sports in the summer games and 15 in the winter games.
for summer Olympics http://www.mahalo.com/olympic-sports-list and for winter Olympics http://www.topendsports.com/events/winter/sports/
Some of the Summer Olympic sports are soccer, swimming, gymnastics, track, and baseball.
According to the official International Olympic Committee's website, "Current Olympic Games programme (For the Beijing 2008 Summer Games) includes 35 sports and nearly 400 events. There are also past Olympic sports and sports recognised by the Olympic Movement." This obviously fluctuates from Olympics to Olympics and between Summer and Winter games.
Judo and Biathlon.
The Summer Olympic Games include more 'summertime' sports such as volleyball, swimming, or equestrian, while the Winter Olympic Games include more 'wintertime' sports such as skiing, ice skating, and snowboarding.
Cross country skiing is a Winter Olympic sport. Cross country cycling is a Summer Olympic sport.