( CNN) Here's a check out the Winter Olympics.

TheChamonix video games were initially called International Sports Week 1924 and also were retroactively called the First Olympic Winter Games.

Theinitially Winter Olympic champ was Charles Jewtraw( USA ); Jewtraw won a gold medal in the 500 m rate skating occasion.

Biathlon Bobsleigh Curling Ice Hockey Luge Nordic Combined Skating Skeleton Skiing Snowboard