Winter vs. Summer Olympics

Pueblo West High School disagree about many topics. Currently there is controversy throughout the Pueblo West High School student body regarding which Olympic Games are better, Summer or Winter?

Out of 20 student surveyed, 12 students said they preferred the Summer Olympics.

Pueblo West High School Student, and track athlete, Kaya Wick says, “Summer Olympics because there is track and field, and that is my favorite sport. I also enjoy watching the gymnastics.” Wick runs the 100m, 200m, 400m, pole vault, she also ran on the state qualifying 4x100m, 4x200m, 4x400m, and sprint medley.

Morgan Cologgi, a freshmen at Pueblo West High School, said,”Winter Olympics are better because they have snowboarding, they are more thrilling, and they just overall have better sports.” Cologgi is an avid snowboarder.

There are currently 42 sports in the Summer Olympic Games and only 15 Winter Olympic sports. The Summer and Winter Olympic Games take place two years apart.