The winter Olympics started in 1958, (ruffly)
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 first winter Olympics started in 1924.
The winter Olympics started in 1924.
Summer olympics started in 1896, winter olympics in 1964
Snowboarding first started in the 1998 Winter Olympics.
The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics started on February 12, 2010.
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.
No, it started in the 1924 Winter Olympics.
27 Summer Olympics, 3 were canceled. 20 winter Olympic games, 2 were canceled. The major difference in numbers is because the summer Olympics started in 1896, while the winter Olympics started in 1924.
The winter Olympic started today the 28th of July 2012.
The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics started on February 12, 2010 and ended on February 28.
February 12, 2010.
The Olympics are every 4 years. There were Winter Olympics in 1968 and 1972, but, not in 1970. The idea of have the Summer Olympics and the Winter Olympics in different even number years is something that was started just a few years ago. The two events used to be held in the same year. There were Summer Olympics in 1968 and 1972 (where the Israeli athletes were murdered), but, no Summer, or Winter, Olympics were held in 1970.
Prior to the first Winter Olympics in 1924, both ice hockey and figure skating were competed at the Summer Olympics. Once the Winter Olympics started, those two sports moved from the Summer Games to the Winter Games.
It started in 1920 in the summer Olympics then was transferd permanently to the winter games in 1924.
The Olympics started on 2/12/10 (Opening Ceremony).
Figure Skating started being played in 1924 in the Winter Olympics.
Mrs Phillips was a ski jumper and she wanted to compete with other ski jumpers in the world. So she went to the Olympic Comitee and said that there should be a winter Olympics. So the comitee listened to her whole story, and thought it was a great idea, so that's how th ewinter Olympics started
The olympic games are a bunch of compotitions that the best athletes all over the world get to compete in. There are summer Olympics and winter Olympics. Also the Olympics started in Greece.