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From the 241 participants representing 14 nations in 1896, the Games have grown to 10,500 competitors from 204 countries at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

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When did France first compete in the Olympics?

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How many times has New Zealand competed in the Olympics?

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Cycling has been competed at the Olympics since the first Modern Olympics in Athens in 1896.


How many athletes participated in the first modern olympics?

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What was the first year Ecuador competed in modern Olympics?

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When did Switzerland first compete in the summer Olympics?

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Did Australia take part in these first games?

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