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When was swimming first included in the Olympics?

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2010-12-10 19:20:54
2010-12-10 19:20:54

Swimming was first included in the Olympics in 1896, but has only been open to women since 1912.

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Swimming was first included in the Olympics in 1896, but has only been open to women since 1912. Hope this helps.

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The first Olympics were in 1896. They were held in Athens, Greece.

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No, swimming was first introduced in 1896 for men in Athens, Greece. Women's swimming was introduced in 1912 at the games in Stockholm, Sweden.

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In the modern Olympics, that was 1896.

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