Great Britain won gold in field hockey in the 1908 and 1920 Summer Games. Great Britain won gold in ice hockey at the 1936 Winter Games.
It started in 1920 in the summer Olympics then was transferd permanently to the winter games in 1924.
The New Zealand men won the gold medal in field hockey at the 1976 Summer Games in Montreal.
There is no limit to how many games of hockey a player will play in a year. This really varies.
1992 was the final year that both the Winter Games and Summer Games were held in the same year. Now, the Winter Games and Summer Games are held two years apart from each other.
It started in 1920 in the summer olympics.
it can be. usually though most people play ice hockey in the winter and only seldomly play road/ roller hockey in the summer
The men's hockey tournament was introduced in 1920 and was permanently added to the Olympics in 1924.
1980 Summer Games in Moscow. India won the gold medal in men's hockey.
The last year the Winter Games and Summer Games were held in the same year was 1992. The next Winter Games were held in 1994 (Lillehammer) and the next Summer Games were held in 1996 (Atlanta).
Field hockey debuted at the 1908 Games in London.
Ice hockey was competed at the first Winter Olympic Games in 1924. But, ice hockey first debuted at the 1920 Games in Antwerp.
There were no summer Olympics that year.
It wasn't, it was played in the 1980 Winter games. Until 1992, the Summer and Winter Olympics were held in the same year. After that, the Winter Olympics were set for 1994 and the two alternate each two years.
Field hockey is a whole year sport in most countries; the offseason is usually the summer, when many players play the easier form of summer hockey (rule alterations include not being allowed to raise or hit the ball, playing on a halfsize field, less players, etc.).
Every 4 years. The next year the summer games will be held will be 2012.
Field hockey is a winter sport. This means in the northern hemisphere it goes from about September to March/April, and in the southern from March/April to around September. However, international games may be played at any part of the year and summer hockey often makes up a lot of the offseason.
Ice hockey has been a part of the Olympics since 1920. In 1924, it was moved from the Summer Olympics to the Winter Olympics.
Taekwondo debuted at the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney.
Because it was not an Olympic year
The first Winter Olympics that featured women's ice hockey was the 1998 Games in Nagano.
1992 summer games
Beijing, China hosted the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
Women's football debuted at the 1996 Summer Games in Atlanta.