There were no winter Olympics in 2008. There were only Summer Olympics in 2008.
The first summer Olympics were held in 1896. The first winter Olympics began in 1924 concurrently with the summer Olympics. 1992, the IOC held separate Olympics alternating in 2 year spans, i.e. winter Olympics last held in 2006, summer Olympics last held in 2008.
The first winter Olympics started in 1924.
The 2008 summer Olympics in Bejing start August 8, 2008 to August 24, 2008 And the 2010 Winter Olympics start February 12 and end February 28.
The Winter Olympics won't be held again until the year 2014. There will not be a Winter Olympics in 2012, only a Summer Olympics which is scheduled to start July 27.
Snowboarding first started in the 1998 Winter Olympics.
The first Winter Olympic games were held in 1924, in Chamonix, France1924The first year of the winter Olympics was in 1920.
It started in 1920 in the summer Olympics then was transferd permanently to the winter games in 1924.
The Winter Olympics started in Chamonix, France.In 1924, on Chamonix, France.
The 2010 winter Olympics start on the 12th of feb.