There were two winter Olympics held in Japan- Sapporo 1972 and Nagano 1998. In the 1972 Olympics the US women won 3 gold medals- 1 in alpine skiing and 2 in speed skating (in fact those were all the gold medals the US won in that Olympics). In 1998 the US women won 4 gold medals- 1 each in alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, ice hockey, and figure skating.
4 gold metals
There were no Winter Olympics in 1942.
Yes, both Men's Ice Hockey and Women's Ice Hockey are in the Winter Olympics.
Yes, both men and women will compete in the skeleton in the 2014 winter olympics
women and men.
A total of 464 athletes competed in the 1928 Winter Olympics (438 men, 26 women).
Women first competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris.
In Nagano, Japan. The 1998 winter olympics.
Women are allowed at both the winter and summer Olympics
It was the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, France when women first copeted in the games
The winners of the gold medal in the Women's Ice Hockey competition in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics are the team members of the Canadian women's Olympics ice hockey team.
1924 Winter Games in Chamonix ... 13 women competed, all in figure skating.
Women's figure skating.
The members of the United States of America women's Olympics ice hockey team won the silver medal in the Women's Ice Hockey competition in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
206 men and women athletes
The country that won the silver medal in the Women's Curling event in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics was Sweden.
The country that won the gold medal in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics for the Women's Curling event is Canada.
The country that received the silver medal in Women's snowboard cross at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics was Canada.
The winner of the bronze medal for the Women's snowboard cross event at the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 is France.
The country that won the gold medal in the Women's Biathlon Relay in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics was Ukraine.
The gold medalist in the Women's Biathlon Mass Start in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics is Darya Domracheva.