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Sports at the 1924 Olympic Games

The 1924 Olympic games were held in Paris, France. There were 17 sports on the program, five less than in 1920. Dropped were archery, field hockey and tug-of-war. Figure skating and ice hockey were moved to the Winter Olympics program. No new sports were added.

List of sports for the 1924 Olympics

  1. Aquatics (Swimming, Diving and Water Polo)
  2. Athletics
  3. Boxing
  4. Cycling (Road & Track)
  5. Equestrian
  6. Fencing
  7. Football
  8. Gymnastics (Artistic)
  9. Modern Pentathlon
  10. Polo
  11. Rowing
  12. Rugby Union
  13. Sailing
  14. Shooting
  15. Tennis
  16. Weight Lifting
  17. Wrestling (Greco-Roman and Freestyle)

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