most people reckon that swimming is the best sport in the Olympics
I don't know what Olympics you're thinking of, but swimming is in the summer Olympics
Probably the most covered sport after Track and Field.
1896 (first Olympics)
Gymnastics is very popular, because the gymnasts are AMAZING. Also, swimming is popular. Actually, I believe every sport in the Olympics is popular.
Swimming became popular because it is an Olympic sport so people started to do it themselves because they got inspired by the Olympics.
The Olympics are not actually not a sport but is a ancient competition but its been popular in Greece since 3-5000 years a go.
Swimming became an Olympic sport in the 1896 Summer Olympics. It was hosted in Athens, Greece, and 241 athletes took part in the games.
swimming gained popularity in the 19th century...becoming a sport in the U.S.
Certainly; there is even a swimming competition in the Olympics.
Swimming is in included in the Summer Olympics.
Swimming Is a very popular sport in some areas.
First of all, height is a huge advantage in swimming, and these countries generally have taller people. Also, swimming is more of a minority sport in other countries, but swimming is a growing sport in these two countries that have become a main part of these countries' summer Olympics.
Swimming is Australia's best Olympic sport. Out of the 143 Gold medals that Australia has won in Olympics, as of 2014, swimming makes up 58 of them.
Swimming was an Olympic sport in 1896.
When a sport becomes very popular it will/can be looked at by the Olympic council, some sports, like UFC are very popular, but will not be in the Olympics because of the violence and such. Speedskating became very popular, and was accepted, so now it is in the Olympics.
Swimming has been a sport since the Olympics were started, probably even earlier than that.
soccer and swimming
it isn't a sport. swimming is a way to keep from drowning!
No in the olympics, synchronised swimming is an all female sport