Talk:1924 Winter Olympics

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who were the 16 countries participating in the 1924 Winter Olympics? 20:57, 15 January 2006 (UTC)pt — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk)


Is there any type of main image anyone can get for this to make this look similar to the other pages of the Olympic Games?

A program cover, official logo, etc.?

I'm shaky about the legality of uploading images.

Why no Germans?[edit]

Why didn't any Germans turn up? Amirada (talk) 17:43, 18 December 2007 (UTC)

They weren't invited by the organizing committee. Andrwsc (talk) 17:48, 18 December 2007 (UTC)

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Athletes participating[edit]

were they all men?-- (talk) 02:52, 6 November 2012 (UTC)

No. Figures skating had both Women's and Mixed Couples events. Among other female participants was Sonja Henie. Tarl.Neustaedter (talk) 04:06, 6 November 2012 (UTC)

Events in how many sports[edit]

I just reverted an edit which had stated 16 events in 9 sports, and was changed to 6 sports. For whatever reason, that doesn't appear to be affecting the actual output in the infobox, but I also note that further in the article it describes the games as 7 sports. I gather there is a distinction between sport and discipline which which wasn't obvious to me, but there appears to be remaining confusion. Can someone clear it up? Tarl.Neustaedter (talk) 19:12, 16 January 2014 (UTC)

Ah. Some confusion cleared up - the "events" field in the infobox is entirely ignored, because the template Template:Infobox_Olympic_games/events has its own table of values for each year. So the edit I backed out had no effect. Tarl.Neustaedter (talk) 21:37, 16 January 2014 (UTC)
6 sports: Bobsleigh, Curling, Ice hockey, Military patrol, Skating (divided into 2 disciplenes: Figure skating, Speed skating), Skiing (divided into 3 disciplenes: Cross-country skiing, Nordic combined, Ski jumping). So 9 disciplines in all.--Nitobus (talk) 21:50, 16 January 2014 (UTC)

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