It varies but, 10,568 competed at the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games and about 2,800 athletes are expected to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Approximately 11,099 athletes competed in the 2004 Olympic Games.
258 athletes from 16 nations competed of which 247 were men and 11 were women Link to answer: http://www.olympic.org/en/content/Olympic-Games/All-Past-Olympic-Games/Winter/Chamonix-1924/Chamonix-1924-Collection/?Tab=1
10,568 (5,892 men, 4,676 women) from 204 Olympic teams competed at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
At the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games the age requirement was only 14 years old. Many young 14 year old athletes competed in the games.
At the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, Iceland sent athletes to compete in alpine skiing. At previous Winter Olympics, athletes representing Iceland have also competed in cross country skiing and ski jumping. They have won no Winter Olympic medals.
Each of the Olympic athletes at the 2010 Vancouver winter games competed at events in the city and in nearby locations like Whistler and Richmond. Similar events like snowboarding and skiing where held at the same venue to minimize on travel.
Australia has competed in all Summer Olympic Games and all Winter Olympic Games except for 1924, 1928, 1932, and 1948.
2,566 (1044 women, 1522 men) athletes competed from 82 nations at the 2010 Olympics.
That was the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing where 11,028 athletes competed.
907 (not including the 2010 games so add it up)
Ancient Athletes in the Olympic Games competed-believe it or not-in nudity. The word "gymnasium" comes from the Greek word "gymnos", which means nude or naked.
They didn't. Greek athletes competed naked.
The British have a total of 541 athletes, 279 men and 262 women
The number of athletes competing in the 1932 Olympic games fell because the weather at Lake Placid extreme and less than half of the athletes that competed in the 1928 Olympics could attend.
Australia sent a team of 434 athletes to the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. It was the largest team Australia had ever sent, apart from the Home Games in Sydneyin 2000, in which 632 athletes competed.
they have competed in 12 summer games and 3 winter games
The 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing reported 11,028 athletes competed.
10,651 athletes (6,582 men, 4,069 women) from 199 nations competed in the 2000 Games in Sydney.
A total of 128 athletes competed across the four events: the men's individual, women's individual, men's team and women's team