Swimming became a competitive sport in the early 1800s.Now swimming is the third most watched sport in the Olympic games.
Swimming became an Olympic sport in the 1896 Summer Olympics. It was hosted in Athens, Greece, and 241 athletes took part in the games.
it became it in 1996
swiiming became an olympic sport in 1896
Swimming was an Olympic sport in 1896.
It became an Olympic sport in 1984.
Your Answer: Synchronized Swimming
Trampolining became an Olympic sport during the 2000 summer games in Sydney, Australia.
Badminton became an Olympic sport in 1992.
Table tennis became an Olympic sport at the 1988 Games in Seoul, South Korea.
Women were allowed to complete in Olympic swimming starting in 1912. That year, the Australian swimmer Fanny Durack, became the first female to win olympic gold in 100-yard freestyle swimming.
Swimming became popular because it is an Olympic sport so people started to do it themselves because they got inspired by the Olympics.