Archery was a sport at the 2016 summer Olympics. Artistic gymnastics has been a Summer Olympic event since the 1928 Olympics. Alpine skiing is a Winter Olympics sport.
Nordic skiing has been in the Winter Olympics since it's inception in 1924. Alpine skiing has been contested since 1936.
No. Brazil has been represented at the Winter Olympics since 1992 by athletes participating in alpine skiing, bobsleigh, cross country skiing, luge, and snowboarding without winning any medals.
It has been an Olympic sport since 1998.
No. Through the 2010 Games in Vancouver, South Africa has been represented by athletes in alpine skiing, cross country skiing, figure skating, short track speed skating, and skeleton without winning a medal.
It is a sport recognized by the International Olympic Committee but has never been competed in an Olympic Games.
I think skiing started in Scandinavia as a mode of transport. Sandre Norheim of Norway is known as the father of modern skiing and was considered one of the best skiers at jumping, parallel, and Telemark style turning during the 1800's. From there, skiing was brought to the Alps and the US. Skiing might have been invented separately in China, but I'm not sure about that. Alpine skiing came around in the Alps in the 1880:s.
Karate is not an Olympic sport. However, Tai Kwon Do is an Olympic sport and there have been a number of gold medals for the United States in this sport.
It has been an Olympic sport since 1763 and is still being played today.
Yes, diving has been an Olympic sport since the 1904 Games in St. Louis.
No and has never been