The first Winter Olympics ever


WORLD'S FIRST WINTER OLYMPICS
THE LONGEST LIST OF THE LONGEST STUFF AT THE LONGEST DOMAIN NAME AT LONG LAST

When and where were the world's first Winter Olympics held?

The first ever winter Olympics, officially known as the I Olympic Winter Games, were held from January 25 to February 5, 1924 in Chamonix, France.

The games were originally called International Sports Week 1924 by the IOC but they were such a huge success that that they were later named the I Olympic Winter Games.

The games consisted of 16 events and saw Norway win the medal count with 4 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze medals.

The first gold medal awarded in the Olympic Winter games was won by Charles Jewtraw in the 500 meter speedskating.


The I Olympic Winter Games


The first Winter Olympics ever

The first Winter Olympics ever

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