What are the top 3 Olympic sports?
The top three sports are athletics, aquatics (including artistic swimming, diving, swimming, and water polo) and gymnastics. Twitter Mentions (2012) – Based on Tweets during the 2012 Olympics, soccer was the most popular: football / fútbol / soccer had over 5 million Tweets.
Is gymnastics a Winter or Summer Olympic sport?
The Summer and Winter Olympic Games organized by the International Olympic Committee occur every four years.
Sports in the Summer Olympics.
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What is the least popular sport in the Olympics?
What is your least favorite Olympic event?
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How many sports are in the Olympics list?
In 2012 there were 26 sports contested, increasing to 28 in 2016, and 33 in 2020. The next Olympic Games in Paris 2024 are expected to have 32 sports with the debut of breakdancing, while karate, baseball & softball are dropped from the program.