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What does the word Olympic mean

What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

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Q: How many gold medals where given out in the first modern Olympics games?
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Did Australia take part in these first games?

Australia has competed in all of the modern Olympics and won two Gold Medals in the first of the modern Olympics, the 1896 Athens Olympic Games.

When did the Olympics change from a Laural Crown to a medal?

The modern Olympics began to use medals in the 1896 games. The 1896 games were held in Athens, Greece. It was the very first of the modern Olympic games.

What year did Germany first compete in the Olympics?

Germany's first participation in the Modern Olympics was at the 1896 Games in Athens. German athletes won 13 medals at those games.

When were medals introduced into the Olympic Games?

1896, the year of the first modern Olympics. as a matter of fact, it was at the 1904 St. Louis Games that medals for the top three athletes were introduced. From 1986 at the first modern Olympics up until 1904, only the first two placegetters received a medal and it was gold for first and silver for second.

Which countries won medals from the origin of Olympics sports?

For the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896, Greece won the most medals with 46 and the United States won the most gold medals with 11. Other countries that won medals at the first Modern Olympics were Germany, France, Great Britain, Hungary, Austria, Australia, Denmark, and Switzerland.

When were gold medals first awarded at the Olympics?

The 1904 Games in St. Louis

When did France first compete in the Olympics?

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).

How many years were between the first modern summer games and the first winter games?

28 ... the first modern Summer Olympics was in 1896 and the first Winter Olympics was in 1924.

How many medals were won by the Caribbean in the last Olympics games?

there were 47 medals won by the Caribbean in the last Olympics games

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Did women compete in the first modern Olympics games?


Which country has won the most summer olympic medals?

The United States has won the most medals at the Summer Olympics in the history of the Modern Olympic Games.

What country won most medals in modern Olympics and in what year?

USA at 1904 Games in St. Louis, USA

What sports were in the first modern Olympics?

Farting Championships were played in the first modern Olympic games.

Where were the first modern Olympics game played?

The first modern Olympic games were played in Athens

What year was gymnastics first in the Olympics?

Gymnastics has been in the Modern Olympics since the first games in 1896.

When was the first modern olympic games opened to woman?

The 1900 Olympics were the first modern Olympic Games to be open to women.

When and where the first modern Olympics games held?

It held in Olimpia.

Did woman complete in this first modern Olympics games?


Were was the first modern Olympics games held?

mount olympia

How many gold medals has Trinidad and Tobago won since the very first olympic games?

14 medals after the 2012 Olympics.

How many gold medals did Michael Phelps get in 2000 Olympics games?

Michael Phelps did not win any medals in the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. His first medals came in 2004 in Athens.

When was fencing introduced in the Olympics?

Fencing has been a part of the Modern Olympics since the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896.

How many medals did Australia win in at the Modern Olympics?

Australia won 47 medal in the Beijing 2008 olympic games.

Were did the modern Olympics start?

The first modern Olympic games where held in Athens, 1896