Yes, you can compete in consecutive Olympic games.
The sports that Australia did not compete in at the 2008 Summer Olympics were handball and baseball.
a total of 23 countries
The only sport the US does not compete in at any Summer Olympics (including 2008 and the upcoming 2012) is handball.
At the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, 10,625 athletes competed from 201 countries.
There are winter Olympics so people with winter sports interest can compete in the games. eg. Skiing, figure skating. Summer Olympics so people with summer sports can compete in the games. Gymnastics, swimming...ect.
Athletes from over 200 different countries will be participating in the 2012 summer Olympics
Women first competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris.
Hi, Paul Narracott became the first Australian to compete at both the Summer and Winter Olympics: he had competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics in athletics, and participated in bobsleigh in 1992. Hope it helps!
You must be 16 to compete as a gymnast in the Olympics.
1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.