Boxing was first contested as a full Olympic sport at the 1904 Olympics. It has been contested in every Olympics since, with the exception of the 1912 games, held in Stockholm, Sweden - where boxing was banned at the time.
Water polo is a sport which has been contested in every Olympic Games since the 1900 Summer Olympic Games in Paris - and will be contested again in 2012.
Women's Boxing was first contested at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Badminton made its debut in the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. The women's singles competition was the first contested. The winner was Suzi Susanti of Indonesia.
1904 they did have ancient olympics boxing but it wasn't considered the real "olympics" so i guess 1904 is the answer
when did the summer Olympics begin
It was the Summer Olympics
"Figure skating was first contested as an Olympic sport at the 1908 Summer Olympics, in London, United Kingdom. As this traditional winter sport could be conducted indoors, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved its inclusion in the Summer Olympics program." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Olympic_medalists_in_figure_skating
Yes they do because in the very first games in Olympia they had boxing
Women's boxing made its debut olympics-wise at London 2012
Equestrian debuted at the 1900 Games in Paris. Events contested at the 1900 Games were jumping, high jump, and long jump. It was not contested at the 1904 or 1908 Games but has been contested at every Olympics since the 1912 Games in Stockholm.
Ethiopia first participated in the Summer Olympics in 1956 and has been to every Summer Olympics, except the 1976 Summer Olympics, since then.
Fiji first competed at the 1956 Summer Games in Melbourne. Hector Hatch represented the country in boxing at the 1956 Games.
softball is the answer man ctach
it was first played at the 1924 Summer Olympics at Paris as a "simple game" but it was officially included in the 1964 Summer Olympics
The 2004 Summer Olympics were held in Athens, but unlike the first answer, the first Olympics were held in Olympia not in Athens.
Italy first competed in the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.
Nordic combined has been contested at the Winter Olympics since the first Winter Games in 1924.
In modern times, the first Summer Olympics was in 1896.
Athens in 1896 was the first summer Olympics.
Women first competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris.
It was the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, France when women first copeted in the games
The first summer olympic's of the modern era was held in 1896, the same year as the winter Olympics. It was not until 1992 that they separated the summer and winter Olympics to different years.
the 1st Summer Olympics were held in Athens Greece as it was th place where the Olympics originated from.
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.