Quick Answer: What was the first host city of the Winter Olympics *?

When did the first winter?

1924 Winter Olympics

Poster for the 1924 Winter Olympic Games
Host city Chamonix, France
Athletes 258
Events 16 in 6 sports (9 disciplines)
Opening 25 January

Where have the Winter Olympics been?

List of Winter Olympic Games Host Cities

Year Host city Country
2022 Beijing China
2018 PyeongChang South Korea
2014 Sochi Russia
2010 Vancouver Canada

What were the events in the first Winter Olympics?

The original five Winter Olympic sports (broken into nine disciplines) were bobsleigh, curling, ice hockey, Nordic skiing (consisting of the disciplines military patrol, cross-country skiing, Nordic combined, and ski jumping), and skating (consisting of the disciplines figure skating and speed skating).

What was the first American city to host the Olympics?

Louis 1904 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in St. Louis, Mo., U.S., that took place July 1–Nov. 23, 1904.

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