Asked in Rowing and Sculling, Olympics Rowing
When was rowing introduced into the Olympic games?
Rowing was the second sport added to the Olympics. Second only to the marathon, rowing was introduced at the 1896 Games in Athens. Rowing has been an Olympic sport since the 1896 but was canceled from bad weather Rowing debuted as an Olympic sport at the 1900 Games in Paris. ...
Asked in Gymnastics
Which country has the most female olympic gymnastic medals?
As of the 2008 Games, the country that has won the most Olympic medals in women's artistic gymnastics is the former Soviet Union (USSR) with 88 medals (33 gold, 29 silver, 26 bronze). Romania is second with 57 (22 gold, 15 silver, 20 bronze). ...
Asked in Zoology or Animal Biology
What is the Second largest cell in the human body?
The second largest cell in the human body is found in the female reproductive system. It is the female egg cell. ...
Asked in Olympics, Olympic History
Which country has won the second amount of gold medals?
As of the 2008 Games, that would be the former Soviet Union with 473 Olympic gold medals won (395 Summer Olympic gold, 78 Winter Olympic gold). ...