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Which winter sports are Zimbabwe competing in the Olympics?

Why the hell did i come to this website it doesnt help me at all i asked wich sports are zimbabwe competing in the olympics in and it told me to answer it when i asked the bloody question i hate his website it never helps me at all it is the worst webist ever i rate it a 0.00000 out of a trillion if (MORE)

How many sports are in the Winter Olympics?

The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics will feature 15 events: Alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, curling, figure skating, freestyle skiing, ice hockey, luge, nordic combined, short track speed skating, skeleton, ski jumping, snowboarding and speed skating. There are 86 Gold medal (MORE)

How many sports are there in the winter Olympics?

The following sports were in the 2006 Winter Olympics: . Alpine skiing . Biathlon . Bobsleigh . Cross-country skiing . Curling . Figure skating . Freestyle skiing . Ice hockey . Luge . Nordic combined . Short track speed skating . Skeleton . Ski jumping . Snowboarding . Speed skating (MORE)

What sports are in the winter Olympics?

There are 15 sports at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games . Bobsled . Luge . Skeleton . Ice Hockey . Figure Skating . Speed Skating . Short Track Speed Skating . Curling . Alpine Skiing . Freestyle Skiing . Snowboarding . Biathlon . Cross-Country Skiing . Ski Jumping . Nordic (MORE)

What are ten Olympic Winter Sport events?

The following sports were contested at the 2006 Winter Games in Turin:. Alpine skiing Biathlon Bobsleigh Cross-country skiing Curling Figure skating Freestyle skiing Ice hockey Luge Nordic combined Short track speed skating Skeleton Ski jumping Snowboarding Speed skating (MORE)

What sports are included in the winter Olympics?

The following sports were in the 2006 Winter Games:. Alpine skiing Biathlon Bobsleigh Cross-country skiing Curling Figure skating Freestyle skiing Ice hockey Luge Nordic combined Short track speed skating Skeleton Ski jumping Snowboarding Speed skating

What are five winter olympic sports?

Luge Skeleton Bobsled Pairs' figure skating Ice dancing and here's some more FYI: hockey curling men's figure skating women's figure skating ski jumping cross-country (ski jumping and cross country are really 1 event, called Nordic Combined) skiing snowboarding alpine (MORE)

What are the winter sports played in Olympics?

http://www.vancouver2010.com/ Alpine Skiing, Biathlon, Bobsleigh, Cross-Country Ski, Curling, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing, Ice Hockey, Luge, Nordic Combined, Short Track, Skeleton, Ski Jumping, Snowboard, and Speed Skating.

What are all the winter Olympic sports?

Biathlon, Alpine Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Bobsleigh, Luge, Skeleton, Hockey, Figure Skating, Long-Track Speed Skating, Short-Track Speed Skating, Snowboarding, Ski Jumping, Curling, Freestyle Skiing.

What Winter Olympic sports does Greece excel at?

Through the 2006 Winter Games in Turin, Greek athletes have participated in Alpine skiing, Biathlon, Bobsled, Cross Country skiing, Luge, Skeleton, and Snowboarding. They have yet to win a Winter Olympic medal.

Who were the 2002 finalists winter olympic ice hockey?

14 teams played in the men's competition at the 2002 Games: Canada United States Russia Belarus Germany Czech Republic Finland Sweden Latvia Ukraine Switzerland Austria Slovakia France Canada defeated the United States in the gold medal game. Russia defeated Belarus i (MORE)

Kinds of ice sports at the Winter Olympics?

The sports that are played on ice at the Olympics are hockey,figure skating, short track speed skating,long track speed skating and curling. All of these events have mens and womens catagories.

What were the 2010 Winter Olympics' sports?

There are 15 winter sports events that were announced to be apart of the 2010 Winter Olympics. The eight sports categorized as ice sports are: 1. Bobsled 2. Luge 3. Skeleton (the sport) 4. Ice Hockey 5. Figure Skating 6. Speed Skating 7. Short Track Speed Skating 8. Curling The three sports catego (MORE)

What sports are held in the winter Olympics?

The events held in the winter olympics are........ Ice sports: . Bobsled . Luge . Skeleton . Ice Hockey . Figure Skating (including Ice Dancing) . Speed Skating . Short Track Speed Skating . Curling Alpine, Skiing and Snowboarding Events: . Alpine Skiing . Freestyle Skiing (A (MORE)

How did hocky become a Olympic winter sport?

Im not sure how it became an olympic sport for the winter games but this may shed a little light on it first off hockey was an outdoor sport a long time ago when there were only about 5 or 6 teams playing in the nhl also hockey is one of the oldest winter sport games around so this also maybe why it (MORE)

What is the most dangerous winter Olympic sport?

I would say that the skeleton is the most dangerous because a person died in the 2010 Olympics because of luge which is on the back and skeleton is on the stomach which is more thretening so the sheleton!

What sports are in the olympic winter games?

The sports that comprise the Winter Olympic games are: bobsleigh, bobsleigh skeleton, curling, ice hockey, luge, snowboard, ski jumping, alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, nordic combined, cross country skiing, figure skating, speed skating, short track speed skating, and biathlon.

Name the main sports in the Winter Olympics?

alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsled, cross-country skiing, curling, figure skating, freestyle skiing, ice hockey, luge, short track speed skating, skeleton, ski jumping, snowboarding, speed skating

In which sports has Australia represented in the winter Olympics?

At the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, Australia has athletes competing in alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross country skiing, figure skating, freestyle skiing, luge, short track Speed skating, skeleton, snowboarding, and speed skating. At previous Winter Games, Australia participated in ic (MORE)

How many sports in Vancouver winter Olympics?

15 sports Alpine skiing Biathlon Bobsleigh Cross-country Curling Figure Skating Freestyle Skiing Ice hockey Luge Nordic Combined Short Track Skeleton Ski jumping Snowboard Speed skating

Who will win the hockey winter Olympics?

If my estimate USA will win. Canada is very good with Sidney Crosby, who plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins, can also win. USA has a very good team. But it's between USA, Canada, or Russia. Russia because Evgeni Malkin is on that team too which is also from the Pittsburgh Penguins. It's between these (MORE)

What winter Olympic sports does Iceland participate?

At the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, Iceland sent athletes to compete in alpine skiing. At previous Winter Olympics, athletes representing Iceland have also competed in cross country skiing and ski jumping. They have won no Winter Olympic medals.

What are facts about the skeleton in the winter Olympics in 1948?

The skeleton discipline appeared for the second time in theOlympics in 1948. Skeleton was a form of luge and some called ittobogganing at the time. Nino Bibbia of Italy was awarded the goldmedal, with American John Heaton taking the silver, and JohnCrammond of Great Britain being awarded the bronze. (MORE)

What are facts about France's Winter Olympic History?

1) France has hosted the Winter Olympics three times, 1924 in Chamonix, 1968 in Grenoble, and 1992 in Albertville. 2) France has won 94 Winter Olympic medals (27 gold, 27 silver, 40 bronze). 3) The most total medals France has won at a Winter Olympics is 11 at the 2002 Games in Salt Lake City an (MORE)

How many sports in the Winter Olympics 2010?

There will be a total of 86 medal events in 15 different sports. The line-up includes alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross country, skiing, curling, figure skating, freestyle skiing, ice hockey, luge, nordic combined, short track speed skating, skeleton, ski jumping, snowboarding, and speed ska (MORE)

Why is hockey a winter sport?

Because the court is made of ice, and it is easier to keep down the air conditioning costs in the winter than in the summer, but I do admit, a nice hockey stadium on a hot summer day would be a great idea!

What women's sports are in the winter Olympics?

Biathlon, Figure Skating, Speed Skating and Short Track Speed Skating, Snow Boarding, Alpine Skiing, Freestyle Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Ice Hockey, Curling, Bobsled, Skeleton, and Luge. For the most part, all sports that the men compete in except for Ski Jumping.