6 Lost Olympic Sports

I’m glad they banished live pigeon shooting, but I think they need to bring back rope climbing.  From National Geographic.

Solo Synchronized Swimming



Jeu de Paume (Palm Game)


Rope Climbing


Hot-Air Ballooning


Live Pigeon Shooting


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One response to “6 Lost Olympic Sports

  1. The synchronized swimming. . .now that was the one back in the day! Can remember when I had dreams of being the next Ester Williams:>) Still love to swim to this day and continue with the water ‘ballet’ only I am both swimmer and audience!

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