Athletes from sovereign nations, colonies and dependencies may participate in the Olympics. Requirements for each event are usually set by independent international governing bodies.
This is a list of nations, as represented by National Olympic Committees (NOCs),
that have ... 12 nations, and many events contested only by athletes from the host
United States. ... After the disso...
How many miles long was the ancient Olympics track? ... from political discord to
simple lack of domestic support, compete instead under an Olympic flag.
Official directory of NOCs for each member country. Includes web links and
88 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) took part in the Winter Games in Sochi.
2,780 athletes attended these Winter Games between 7 and 23 February 2014.
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
The biggest sporting event on the planet is coming to Rio de Janeiro. Join the
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All the countries competing in this year's London Olympic Games.
Olympic Games, participating countries, 1896 Athens.
Olympic Games, participating countries, 1948 London. ... Art Competition ·
Pictograms · Medal Table ... Olympic Games 1848 London opening ceremony ...