In 2012, the French Olympic Committee is fielding 330 athletes in 24 different sports; Field Hockey and volleyball are the only sports in which France has no Olympic representation.
there are 334 french athletes competting in the Beijing 2008 Olympics!!
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There are 708 athletes competing for France at the 2008 Olympic games.
A great many French athletes are going to cross the English Channel and go to the London, England Summer Olympics starting on July 27, 2012.
The French had 330 athletes in 24 different sports. France finished seventh overall by gold medal count, with 11 gold and with a total of 34 medals they finished eight by total medal count.
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Female athletes did not compete in the 1896 games. English was not the official language and to be able to get in you just had to turn up! Also about 245 men, in 43 different competing events, representing 14 different countries. French was the official language!
As far as the Modern Olympics, France first competed at the 1896 Games in Athens. French athletes won 11 medals (5 gold, 4 silver, 2 bronze).
The French have had a number of successful Olympic athletes. Some of these include Marie-Jose Perec, Thierry Henry, and Amelie Mauresmo.