Winter Olympics Sports. There are 15 Sports in total in the Winter Olympics and a number of events within sports like Biathlon, Cross Country Skiing, Alpine Skiing etcetera.
Winter Olympics Sports
These are the sports in the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics.
|Sport||Years||Events||Medal events contested in 2014|
|Alpine skiing||Since 1936||11||Men’s and women’s downhill, super G, giant slalom, slalom, and combined, and paralellslalom.|
|Biathlon||Since 1960||11||Sprint (men: 10 km; women: 7.5 km), the individual (men: 20 km; women: 15 km),
pursuit (men: 12.5 km; women: 10 km), relay (men: 4×7.5 km; women: 4×6 km; mixed: 2×7.5 km+2×6 km),
and the mass start (men: 15 km; women: 12.5 km).
|3||Four-man race, two-man race and two-woman race.|
|Since 1924||12||Men’s sprint, team sprint, 30 km pursuit, 15 km, 50 km and 4×10 km relay;
women’s sprint, team sprint, 15 km pursuit, 10 km, 30 km and 4×5 km relay.
|3||Men’s, women’s and mixed doubles. tournaments.|
|Figure skating||Since 1924||5||Men’s and women’s singles; pairs; ice dancing and team event.|
|Freestyle skiing||Since 1992||10||Men’s and women’s moguls, aerials, ski cross, superpipe, and slopestyle.|
|Ice hockey||Since 1924||2||Men’s and women’s tournaments.|
|Luge||Since 1964||4||Men’s and women’s singles, men’s doubles, team relay.|
|Nordic combined||Since 1924||3||Men’s 10 km individual normal hill, 10 km individual large hill and team.|
|Since 1992||8||Men’s and women’s 500 m, 1000 m, 1500 m;
women’s 3000 m relay; and men’s 5000 m relay.
|2||Men’s and women’s events.|
|Ski jumping||Since 1924||4||Men’s individual large hill, team large hill; men’s and women’s individual normal hill.|
|Snowboarding||Since 1998||8||Men’s and women’s parallel, half-pipe, snowboard cross, and slopestyle.|
|Speed skating||Since 1924||14||Men’s and women’s 500 m, 1000 m, 1500 m, 5000 m, Massstart
and team pursuit; women’s 3000 m; men’s 10,000 m.