Chamonix en Simple Mistake Turns To Bronze <p></p><p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It was a simple mistake, just a mathematical error, but it turned into Bronze. </span></strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hi, this is Tom Kelly, and I'll be right back with the Olympic story Behind the Gold.</span></p><p></p><p>The modern day Olympic games started in 1896, patterned after the ancient Grecian contests. But it wasn't until 1924 that the Olympic site of Paris chose to do a winter exposition-an event that later became the first Olympic Winter Games in Chamonix. Ski jumping was the Marquee Competition.</p><p></p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 18:33:00 +0000 Tom Kelly 1712 at Simple Mistake Turns To Bronze