497 in the summer Olympics so far.
There were no female competitors at the 1896 Games in Athens. The first Games that women competed in was the 1900 Games in Paris.
There is no country called Rio. Therefore it does not have any competitors in the Olympics
Great Britain sent a team of 312 athletes to compete at the 2008 Games in Beijing.
There are a total of 380 competitors in 23 sports competing for China at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
10,942 competitors (according to the BBC)
The USA Olympic Committee sent 539 competitors to the 2012 London Games.
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.
Nothing, the Greeks believed the human body was beautiful. And therefore many of the competitors wore little or nothing during the Olympics, artifacts discovered like vases and drawing depict competitors in the nude.
4 of them
The competitors will not get a important preparation for the upcoming Olympics in london.
The country sent 182 competitors, making this its largest ever delegation to the Olympic Games
200.000 will compete
Switzerland has 169 athletes competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
The winner traditionally was crowned with a laurel wreath. (They did this in the Athens Olympics, too.)
women wasnt allowed to be in the first modern olympics.