During the first International Olympics back in 1896.
snatch and the clean and jerk in the olympics
running, swimming,weight lifting
Women's weight lifting appeared in the Olympics for the first time in Sydney, Australia in the year 2000. Today there are 7 different weight classes for female Olympian weightlifters. -James-
Mostly weight lifting, wrestling and boxing.
weight lifting and other track and field games and shooting
In the Greece Olympics they do weight lifting, boxing, and discus throwing.
Omg soccer is one of the no. 1 top sports practically everyone plays it. If they have weight lifting in the Olympics why would they not have soccer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Weight lifting came from the Olympics. It started there as having participants from different countries. By letting the audience see that they can prove to them that they can lift the barbell with metal plates as heavy as it can.
I think weight lifting first came from the Olympics. Weight lifting is a sport which contestants attempt an utmost mass single lift of a barbell loaded with weight plates. It tests the limit of the participant's strength and ballistic limits with smaller weights. It also executes quicker and with more mobility.
It depends because in most events you have to be strong in a different kind of way.