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swimming was first played in 1896 at the first modern Olympic games in Athens.

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Where was swimming first played?

the prehistoric times


Where and when was swimming first played?

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What was it like in that year?

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When was the first year synchronised swimming were in the Olympics?

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What was the first Olympiad that swimming was in?

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When was the first year soccer was played in Olympics?

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When were the first competitions of swimming?

The first swimming competition was in 1984.


In which conutry was the first world-cup played and in what year?

The first world cup was played in Uruguay in the year 1930.


When did the women swimming first become an Olympic sport?

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Where is swimming played?

Swimming isn't played it's a race but you swim in a pool, lake, river or ocean.


How long can swimming be played?

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Can you win the swimming festival in the first year in harvest moon back to nature?

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What is advance swimming?

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Where is swimming mostly played?

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What sport was played on the titanic?

Many sports were played on Titanic. She had a gymnasium - and her and Olympic had the first heated swimming pool for any sailing vessel and the first squash court for any sailing vessel.


When was swimming first a event?

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What are facts about swimming pools?

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