The sports discipline of cycling began being contested in the Summer Olympic games in the games of 1896, which is considered the year of the birth of the Modern Olympic movement, thus, it was not a category that was contested in the games of 1892.
the events were Cycling Athletics Fencing Gymastics Weightlifting Swimming Tennis Shooting
Athletics, cycling, fencing, gymnastics, and swimming have been competed at all Summer Olympics since the 1896 Games in Athens.
Events competed in the 1896 Summer Olympics: Athletics (Track and Field) Cycling Fencing Gymnastics Shooting Swimming Tennis Weightlifting Wrestling
Road cycling is a summer Olympic sport. Rowing is an Olympic sport.
Tennis and triathlon are summer Olympic events. Track cycling is an Olympic event.
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.
Cross country skiing is a Winter Olympic sport. Cross country cycling is a Summer Olympic sport.
Samoa has never won an Olympic medal. Samoa has sent athletes to compete at every Summer Olympics since the 1984 Games in Los Angeles. The sports Samoa has competed in are athletics, cycling, canoeing, wrestling, judo, boxing, weightlifting, and archery.
It comprises all the sports contested in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
In what ever country that gets to host the Summer Olympics.
In the Summer Olympics of 1896 there were quite a few events. Athletics, cycling, fencing, gymnastics, shooting, swimming, tennis, weightlifting, wrestling,
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.
This is a list of Summer sports I got this from the actual olympic website: Aquatics Archery Athletics Badminton Baseball Basketball Boxing Canoe / kayak Cycling Equestrian Fencing Football Gymnastics Handball Hockey Judo Modern pentathlon Rowing Sailing Shooting Softball Table tennis Taekwondo Tennis Triathlon Volleyball Weightlifting Wrestling
Clara Hughes started her Summer Olympic career in 1996 for cycling. She started her Winter Olympic career in 2002 for speed skating.
Yes. As an Olympic sport, figure skating was originally a part of the Summer Games, since most rinks were outdoors at that time. It was contested in 1908 and 1920. Figure skating has been a Winter Olympic sport since 1924.
Fencing has been contested at every Modern Olympic Games starting with the 1896 Games in Athens.
The word "modern" distinguishes the games since 1896 from the ancient Greek Olympic games from 776 BC. There are two Olympics games, summer and winter, referring to the season of year the games are held in and the sports contested therein.
Bronze by Karnam Malleswari for weightlifting 54 kg class, at the 2000 Summer Olympics Sydney.
In Athens, Greece in 1896, the first international Olympic Games were held. It was the Summer Olympics and Greece was unanimously chosen as the host city. There were 14 participating nations, and ten earned medals. The events included cycling, fencing, gymnastics, shooting, swimming, tennis, weightlifting and wrestling. The International Olympic Committee was established during this time.
That was Rodney Wilkes who won a silver medal in men's featherweight weightlifting at the 1948 Summer Games in London. Wilkes also won a bronze at the 1952 Games in Helsinki in featherweight weightlifting.
El Salvador sent a team of 11 athletes to the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing that competed in Athletics, Cycling, Judo, Rowing, Shooting, Swimming, Tennis, Weightlifting, and Wrestling. No athlete from El Salvador won a medal at the 2008 Games.
Clara Hughes has competed and won medals for cycling in the summer and speed skating in the winter
Karnam Malleswari won a bronze medal in women's 69 kg weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney. She is the first Indian woman to win an Olympic medal.