The International Olympic Committee (IOC) promotes women in sports in an effort
to increase ... They were also the first Olympics in which women competed in all
sports in the program. ... In some co...
Women first competed at the 1900 Paris Games. Women were allowed to
compete in lawn tennis and golf, though there were three French women
competing in ...
The history of women's participation in the modern Olympics, now in its 30<sup>th</sup>
edition, ... In the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm, women were allowed to compete in
Married women, on the other hand, were not allowed to participate in the athletic
contests of the Hera festival, and were barred on penalty of death from the ...
Women first took part in the Olympics of 1900, with 22 women competing in only
golf ... Women's bouts were on consecutive days, while the men got days of rest ...
No girls allowed at the first Olympics, but the Games of Hera, featuring footraces
for women, ... Women compete in the Paris Olympics in golf, tennis, and croquet.
Frequently Asked Questions about the Ancient Olympic Games ... Not only were
women not permitted to compete personally, married women were also barred ...
Aug 8, 2016 ... Saudi Arabia lets women compete in the Olympics, but bans them ... her fellow
team member Wojdan Shaherkani were allowed to compete, the ...
Maps, graphs, charts and visual explanations of everything Olympic. ... Women
have not always been allowed to participate in the Olympic Games. .... had mixed
categories and male categories until 1984, when women categories were added.
Jul 19, 2000 ... The first 19 women to compete in the modern Olympics Games in Paris, ... hosted
the Olympics the first time women were allowed to compete?