There are many, many sports that have not been events in the Olympics
Currently (in 2009) there are 26 summer sports.
there will be 12 sports in the summer olympics.
There are 302 events in 28 sports.
there are usually 100 events
There are 29 sports in the Summer Olympics (although only 26 sports will be at the 2012 Olympics). There are 15 sports in the Winter Olympics (all 15 were held at the 2010 Olympics).
The Winter Olympics have competitions for sports that are considered 'cold weather sports' .... sports that can only be done on snow or ice. These sports include skiing, speed skating, and ski jumping. The Summer Olympics have competitions for sports that are considered 'warm weather sports'. These sports include athletics (track and field), marathon, and equestrian. There are Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics because you can play different sports in different seasons.
What's the difference between the Summer Olympics and the Winter Olympics? The events! The Winter Olympics mostly include sports enjoyed in snow and ice or winter sports such as hockey, speed skating, snowboarding and many more. The Summer Olympic has a similar format to the Winter Olympics, but it is hosted in the summer time with mostly outdoor and indoor sports such as track & field, swimming, basketball and many more. The Summer Olympics is generally more popular and welcomed because of the "commonness" or popularity of the sports in it.
The sports that Australia did not compete in at the 2008 Summer Olympics were handball and baseball.
25 Sports Handball was the only sport for which the United States had no representation at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
There are 26 sports and 39 disciplines for the 302 events
There were 26 sports and 39 disciplines for the 302 events
28 summer sports *new to the clan was softball*
The Summer Olympics are held during the summer and have summer sports and competitions. The Winter Olympics are held during the winter and have winter sports and competitions. Both Olympic competitions are held every four years, but Winter Olympics are held two years after the most recent Summer Olympics.
There is a lot more than 10 sports played at the Olympics, in fact, there are about 380 sports in the summer and winter Olympics combined.
It's called the SUMMER Olympics. These are sports usually played not in winter months. Not many leagues play during the summer so it's a non conflicting time
Argentina had 138 athletes in 22 sports at the Summer Olympics
there will be 38 sports but 300 events
The 2012 Summer Olympic programme featured 26 sports and a total of 39 disciplines.
Jamaica competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics with 50 athletes in 4 sports
There are a total of 380 competitors in 23 sports competing for China at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Sweden competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London with 134 athletes in 20 sports
Lots of Sports. There are 302 events in 28 sports.
At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London the Philippine's is represented by 11 athletes who are competing in 8 sports, making it the smallest Philippine delegation to the Summer Olympics since 1936.