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The long fight to bring women's ski jumping to the Olympic Games - BBC News

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Published on Feb 11, 2014

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Ski jumping has been an Olympic sport since the first-ever Winter Games in 1924 - but until Sochi 2014 women had been excluded from the competition.

Citing a lack of wide appeal and depth of talent, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) waited 90 years to include women.

The BBC went to the Olympic Park in Park City, Utah, to speak to the women about their long and ultimately successful fight.

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