Gymnastics has been in the Modern Olympics since the first games in 1896.
They are in London this year in 2012
GYMNASTICS FIRST BEGAN IN 1896 IN THE MODERN OLYMPICS GAMES IN ANCIENT GREECE
Gymnastics were part of the Olympics as early as 1896, men were the athlete for women were not allowed to compete at the time. Men's gymnastics were popular enough to become a game in the Olympics. In 1928 were the women's first try at Olympic gymnastics. The first women's gymnastics were in Amsterdam.
In artistic gymnastics for women you have to be 16 or over. or if you turn 16 on the year of the olympics you can compete. For men you have to be 18 or over. or if you turn 18 in the year of the olympics you can compete. hope this helps
It wasn't. Men gymnastics appeared in the first Olympics (though it existed for a long time before that, with something similar to vault almost 3000 B.C.). Women's gymnastics first appeared in the Olympics in 1928
The International Gymnastics Federation first accepted rythmic gymnastics as a sport in 1962. In 1963 it had its first world championships. In 1984 it was in the Olympics as an individual sport and in 1996 as a team sport.
gymnastics was not in the 2010 Olympics. Gymnastics is a summer Olympics sport. 2010 was Winter Olympics.
In 1896, and in Athens, Greece.