28 summer sports *new to the clan was softball*
182 in 17 sports. To find out about other countries visit- en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2008_Summer_Olympics
the mascot for the 2008 Olympics is fuwa
0 ... New Zealand did not send any athletes to compete in gymnastics at the 2008 Games in Beijing.
New Zealand won 9 medals in total
182 nz athletes are going 188 (.) (.)
3 gold medals
22 out of 28
2 silver, 4 bronze medals.
They will all take part in the stadium!! No new sports thi
New Zealand won 3 gold medals at Beijing in 2008 * Womens double sculls * Womens shot put * mens sailboard
Women's Boxing is one of the newest events and there are no new sports in the 2012 London Olympics
they are in Beijing and they have started already on may the 8th/
New Zealand's athletes competed in Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Canoeing, Cycling, Equestrian, Field hockey, Football, Rowing, Sailing, Shooting, Swimming, Synchronized Swimming, Taekwondo, Tennis, Triathlon, and Weightlifting at the 2008 Games in Beijing.
The Marshall Islands, Montenegro and Tuvalu are the 3 countries that are participating for the first time in 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Three countries made their first Olympic appearance at the 2008 Games in Beijing: Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, and Montenegro