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.
There were no winter Olympics in 2008. There were only Summer Olympics in 2008.
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 first winter Olympics started in 1924.
Around 776 BCThe Ancient Olympics started in 776 BC. Then they stopped and they started the modern summer Olympics in 1896. The winter Olympics started in 1924. Then the youth Olympics (Summer and winter) started in 2010.
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 People's Republic of China first competed at the 1952 Summer Games in Helsinki when they sent one athlete, a swimmer named Wu Chuanyu, to the Games. They did not compete in another Olympics until the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid. They have competed in every Winter Olympics since then and competed in every Summer Olympics since 1984.
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.
Ice hockey started in the Olympics started in 1920 in the summer Olympics. Then was trasferd permanently to the winter Olympics in 1924.
The first Winter Olympic games were held in 1924, in Chamonix, France1924The first year of the winter Olympics was in 1920.
No, it started in the 1924 Winter Olympics.
Summer start when winter end and summer end when winter start.
People wanted to see Snowboarding, Skiing,Bobsleigh,etc. On Olympics but they were during Summer not Winter.[sup dude]
The first winter was held in 1924 o chamonix , france
The 2010 winter Olympics start on the 12th of feb.
It was decided to have the winter and summer Olympics on in different years. The winter Olympics were changed so that there is an Olympic event every 2 years. Rather than make the winter Olympians wait 6 years to the next event, it was decided to start the new timing in 1994 instead. Both winter and summer games are every 4 years now.
The first modern olympics were held in Athens, Greece in the summer of 1896.
Archery was a sport at the 2016 summer Olympics. Artistic gymnastics has been a Summer Olympic event since the 1928 Olympics. Alpine skiing is a Winter Olympics sport.
The winter Olympics started in 1958, (ruffly)
Handball is a Summer Olympics sport. Hockey (ice hockey) is a Winter Olympics sport.
The biathlon first appeared in the 1960 Winter Games in Squaw Valley, CA.