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Q: Why is shooting a part of the Olympics?
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Who is skeet shooting in the 2014 Olympics in Sochi?

Skeet shooting is not a part of the Winter Olympic games.


What events are part of the Olympics?

weight lifting and other track and field games and shooting


When and what kind animal was killed as part of an Olympic sport?

There was Live Pigeon Shooting in the 1900 Olympics


Does Liechtenstein take part in the Olympics?

Yes. Liechtenstein enters competitors in alpine skiing events in the Winter Olympics. Liechtenstein also had a representative in the Marathon and in Shooting at the 2008 Summer Olympics.


When did martial arts become a part of the Olympics?

Martial arts have always been a part of the Olympics as wrestling has been part of the Olympics since the Ancient games. Shooting - 1896 Fencing - 1896 Equestrian - 1900 Archery - 1904 Judo - 1964 Taekwondo - 2000


Will there be any shooting at the UK Olympics?

Yes.


Which five events are part of the Modern Pentathlon at the Olympics?

Fencing, freestyle swimming, middle distance running, equestian, and shooting.


Who are the people taking part in the 2012 Olympics?

Summer Games,Track & Field Athletes,Shooting,Archers and Athletes of these types of


What sports Is Bangladesh playing in London Olympics?

shooting


How far back do they stand in the shooting Olympics?

300ft


What was not a sport in the Ancient Olympics?

Skiing; rifle shooting.


Was there pigeon shooting in the olympics?

Yes, there was pigeon shooting in 1900 but after 1900 they used clay targets.


The Olympic biathlon?

x-c skiing and shooting ya but that is not all about the Olympics. the Olympics is about the games


What two sports were excluded from the Olympics and why?

sword fighting and gun shooting sword fighting and gun shooting


How many countries participants in shooting in London Olympics?

216


Who brought shooting into the Olympics?

the people who made call of duty


In the Winter Olympics what are the two events in the biathlon?

skiing and shooting


Two events in the winter Olympics biathalon?

Skiing and Shooting


Was shooting a sport in the ancient Olympics?

no it wasn't as they had no guns to shoot with


What will be the first medal awarded of the London 2012 Olympics?

shooting


Who won the mens trap shooting gold medal in the 2008 Olympics?

David Kostelecky (Czech Republic) won the gold medal in men's trap shooting in the 2008 Summer Olympics.


What type of guns are used in the Olympics mens trap shooting?

Shotguns.


How many summer Olympics had live pigeon shooting?

One, in 1900.


What are the two activities combined in the Biathlon Olympics?

Skiing and target shooting.


Why women can not take part in the Olympics?

Women can take part in the olympics.