205 countries competed in the 2008 Beijing Olympic games. Originally, 206 registered, but Brunei dropped out. This was the highest number of countries in the history of the modern Olympics.
That was the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing where 11,028 athletes competed.
169 countries competed in the 1992 olympics in spain
There are 208 countries participating in the Beijing Olympic games in 2008.
Stephanie rice has competed in one olympic games, the Beijing games
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.
Ian Millar (Canada) will be competing in his TENTH Olympic games in Beijing in 2008 in Equestrian events.