XXII Winter Olympic Games were organized in which country ?
XXll Winter Olympic Games Organized by Russia in Sochi. First time Russia host the Winter Olympics Games from 7th Feb – 23rd Feb 2014. In the International Olympic Committee’s calendar the winter Olympic is one of the most loved sports events.
There are some interesting fact about Olympic game:
In 1924 Chamonix, France held first winter Olympic Games.
The United State is one of 12th countries to have participated in every Winter Olympic since they began in 1924. The other 11 teams are Austria, Canada, Hungary, Norway, Finland, Great Britain, France, Italy, Poland, Switzerland and Sweden.
The First Olympic Games for which we still have written records were held in 776 BCE
The First Olympic champion of the modern Games was James Brendan Connolly of United State, The winner of the triple jump.
Charlotte Cooper was first female Olympic Champion from England’s.
In 1900 Football sports was added in the Olympic.
In 1908 London Olympic swimming pool was used first time for swimming events.
Japan is first Asian country to participate in Olympic Games in 1912.
In 2016 Rio will be first South American city to host Olympic Games.