The first modern Olympics were held in Athens in 1896. There were 14 nations who participated in 43 competitions with over 200 athletes participating.
Lebanon's National Olympic Committee sent 8 athletes to the 2004 Games in Athens.
In the 2004 Athens Summer Olympics, 6296 men and 4329 women competed, for a total of 10625 participating athletes from 201 countries.
According to the United States Olympic Committee, the US sent 613 athletes to compete in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens and 211 athletes to compete in the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Turin.
The final size of the 2008 Australian Olympic Team is anticipated to be 433. The number could change based on appeals. This will be Australia's second largest Olympic team in a foreign country after the Athens 2004 team made up of 482 athletes.
Bolivia sent 7 athletes to the 2004 Games in Athens to compete in Athletics, Gymnastics, Judo, Shooting, and Swimming. They did not win a medal.
10,625 athletes participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. 2,508 athletes participated in the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin.
At the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, 10,625 athletes competed from 201 countries.
Swimming became an Olympic sport in the 1896 Summer Olympics. It was hosted in Athens, Greece, and 241 athletes took part in the games.
Athens Olympic Velodrome was created in 1991.
Both of them could be in the Olympics and Sparta tried to win over Athenians all the time
The ancient Olympic Games originated from Greece; also the first edition of the modern Olympic Games was held in Athens - 1896.
Italian athletes won 32 medals (10 gold, 11 silver, 11 bronze) at the 2004 Games in Athens
History says that the very first Olympians competed in the Ancient Olympic Games in Olympia, Greece. The first Modern Olympic Games was held in April of 1896 in Athens, Greece.
The capacity of Olympic Stadium Athens Spiros Louis at Athens in Greece is 70,030.
Athens Olympic Tennis Centre was created in 2004.
Athens Olympic Aquatic Centre was created in 1991.
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That number has not yet been determined since most Olympic committees have not had all of their competitions to determine who will be selected. There were 10,625 athletes that competed in the 2004 Games in Athens so it would be safe to say the number of athletes will be over 10,000.
The 1896 Olympic Games held in Athens, Greece is cited as the first version of the Modern Olympic Games. It featured 241 athletes from 14 different nations. These athletes, however, came as individuals, most sponsoring themselves, as national teams had not yet been organized.
roughly 396 athletes
The Olympic torch start at Athens, Greece because that is where the first Olympics were held.
The Olympic Games were not started in Athens or Sparta. They were at Olympia in Elis.
A team of 73 athletes represented India at the 2004 Athens Olympics. To contrast, this year a team of 56 athletes is representing India at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. I hope that answers your question.