Who was the only athlete to win both the summer& winter Olympic games in the same year?

Answer East German athlete Christa Luding-Rothenburger won medals at the 1988 Summer and Winter Olympics. She won a gold and silver medal in speed skating at the winter games in Calgary, Canada, and a sil... Read More »

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Who was the only athlete ever to win both the Summer& Winter Olympic Games in the same year?

Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only Olympian to win Olympic medals in both the Winter and Summer Olympics in the same year. In 1988, Luding-Rothenburger won a gold and silver medal in speed ska... Read More »

What was the last year in which the Winter& Summer Olympics took place in the same year?

The Winter Olympics and the Summer Olympics formerly took place every four years, with both sets of games scheduled in the same calendar year. The last time that happened was in 1992. Starting in 1... Read More »

When are the Winter X Games?

ESPN's Winter X Games, held annually since 1997, usually begin in the end of January, although some events carry into the early days of February. While a signature of American culture, 2010 marked ... Read More »

Winter PE Games?

Winter physical education games provide students with opportunities to keep their activity levels up during a time of year when all of us tend to overindulge. With holidays such as Thanksgiving, Ch... Read More »