This is a list of nations, as represented by National Olympic Committees (NOCs),
that have ... Competitors from 11 to 16 different nations participated in the
inaugural 1896 Games .... Olympics, in ...
List of countries participating in the Rio 2016 Olympics will be published shortly ...
of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) compete in the 2016 Rio Games.
A list of all the countries that have participated in the Olympic Games. ... Also in
1896 Great Britain competed as part of the 'United Kingdom of Great Britain ...
Also on many occasions mixed teams with athletes from more than one country
Getty. Through the 12 centuries of the Olympic Games, many wonderful athletes
competed in the stadium and the hippodrome of ancient Olympia's sacred area, ...
Aug 12, 2016 ... Many don't consider Taiwan an official recognised country in its own right, so
Taiwan must compete as 'Chinese Taipai' at the Olympic games.
On April 6, 1896, the first modern Olympic Games are held in Athens, Greece,
with ... 997 athletes (22 of them women) from 24 countries competing in 95
The Olympic Games, which originated in ancient Greece as many as 3,000 ....
than a century, nearly 11,000 athletes from a record 201 countries competed.
Apr 26, 2016 ... Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is the first South American country to host an Olympic
Games ... How many countries will compete? 206. Which sports will ...
Aug 22, 2016 ... It is an impressive tally for a country with about as many people as Brooklyn. ...
Abebe Bikila's barefoot marathon win at the 1960 games in Rome was ... in the
mix, earning medals in the team competition in every olympics ...
Olympic Games, participating countries, 1896 Athens.