Biathlon, Figure Skating, Speed Skating and Short Track Speed Skating, Snow Boarding, Alpine Skiing, Freestyle Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Ice Hockey, Curling, Bobsled, Skeleton, and Luge. For the most part, all sports that the men compete in except for Ski Jumping.
There are currently 15 sports for the 2010 Winter Olympics.
No sports will be added in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
The sports that are played on ice at the Olympics are hockey,figure skating, short track speed skating,long track speed skating and curling. All of these events have mens and womens catagories.
There are 15 winter sports events that were announced to be apart of the 2010 Winter Olympics.
There were no Winter Olympics in 2008.
16 events in 9 sports
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.
winter oympics is sports that include snow and ice.
By moving all the sports that seemed like winter sports from the summer games to the winter games