Some of the original sports in the Olympics were running, wrestling, and later boxing. Today there are 26 events in the summer Olympics and sports in the winter.
Some sports included in the Summer Olympics are swimming, gymnastics, and golf. Winter Olympic sports include luge, curling, hockey, and figure skating.
some examples of the winter Olympics is ice hockey,figure skating speed skating,and more.You should probably look up some more for more sports.
Moguls, biathlon, luge and ice skating are some events.
downhill skiiing snowboarding and some others
hockey bobsleigh skeleton skiing snowboarding figure skating and speed skating
because some sports are team sports and the olympics are when you have 1 or 2 winners
The reason it is called "winter" is that some of the sports need snow or ice. There is no snow or ice in the Bahamas so they can't be held there.
ski cross just debuted in Vancouver, but there are probably some other first time sports as well
In the winter Olympics there is Biathlon, combined downhill, cross country, downhill, freestyle aerials, freestyles moguls, giant slalom, snowboarding, ski jumping, short track, ice hockey etc. There are sports on the snow, on the track and on the rink.
The baseball strike shortened season was one. Glenn Robinson was drafted 1st overall by the Bucks in the NBA draft. The Winter Olympics were in Norway, whoch was the first time the winter Olympics were held on a different year from the summer Olympics
There are Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics. The Summer Olympics are usually hot, and the Winter Olympics are usually cold.
Skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, speed-skating,and ice hockey are some winter sports.
To provide some separation from the Summer Olympics, the Winter Olympics altered their schedule in 1994. Rather than waiting until 1996, after the 1992 games in Albertville, France, they held the next Winter Olympics in 1994 in Lillehammer, Norway. After that, they've held Winter Olympics every four years from 1994. There were no Winter Olympics in 2004, but they were held in 2002 and 2006.
There are a huge number of sports played in modern Olympics. In the summer Olympics there is: Gymnastics, soccer, basketball, white water sports, weightlifting, diving, swimming, cycling, jousting, equestrianism, rowing, running. In the Winter Olympics there is: Skiing (numerous types), skating, hockey, etc. These are just some examples.
A few popular winter sports are skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, and ice hockey. Although these sports are mainly played in the winter, special winter houses can be built to play these sports all year.
Australia has been in every summer Olympics and some of the winter Olympics.
Because some are not good enough to make it.
For all of the countries to do all the sports in the Olympics there has to be a certain amount of them in the team. However it is possible for a country to participate in all of the sports. Some of the countries this year only have a couple of players so no. All of the countries in the Olympics do not do all sports.
The 2010 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXI Olympic Winter Games or the 21st Winter Olympics, will be held on February 12-28, 2010, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, with some events held in the resort town of Whistler nearby.
The 2014 Winter Olympics will be held in Sochi, Russia. The next winter Olympics will be held in February 2014 in Sochi, Russia. Some of the events will be held in the small resort town of Krasnaya Polyana.
Some sports are golf, tennis, Greek Olympics, and marathons.
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It may not be the funnest thing, but Greece invented the Olympics. They invented many different sports included in the Olympics.