Men have competed in Olympic discus since the first Modern Olympics in 1896. Women have competed in Olympic discus since 1928.
Long jump has been an Olympic event since the Modern Olympics began in 1896. Men have competed in Olympic long jump since 1896. Women have competed in Olympic long jump since 1948.
Cycling has been competed since the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896 in Athens.
Spain has competed in 17 Winter Olympic Games (all since 1936) and in 21 Summer Olympic Games (all except 1896, 1904, 1908, 1912, and 1936).
Except for the three that were cancelled due to World Wars, Australians have competed in every Olympic Games of the modern era since 1896.
Italy competed at the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896. They sent one athlete that compete in Shooting.
a track uniform. He competed in the 1896 and 1904 Olympic Games. http://wikirun.com/Ellery_Clark
The Olympic games were held in Athens in 1896.
Hungary first competed at the first Modern Olympics, the 1896 Games in Athens. Hungary has competed in all Olympic Games, Winter and Summer, except for the 1920 Summer Games and the 1984 Summer Games.
Yes ... men have competed in shotput since the 1896 Summer Games in Athens and women since the 1948 Summer Games in London.
History says that the very first Olympians competed in the Ancient Olympic Games in Olympia, Greece. The first Modern Olympic Games was held in April of 1896 in Athens, Greece.
The Australian Olympic Committee was founded and recognised in 1895. Australia has sent athletes to almost all editions of the modern Olympic Games. Australia has competed in every Summer Olympic Games since 1896.
The modern Olympic Games began in Athens, 1896.1896 is the year
The US first competed at the 1896 Games in Athens. They have been to all Summer Olympic Games except the 1980 Games in Moscow.
The nine sports competed in the first modern Olympic Games (1896 in Athens) were Athletics (track and field), Cycling, Fencing, Gymnastics, Shooting, Swimming, Tennis, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.
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.
The first modern Olympic games were held in 1896.
Summer Olympic Games was created in 1896.
There were no female competitors at the 1896 Games in Athens. The first Games that women competed in was the 1900 Games in Paris.
The 1896 Olympic Games held in Athens, Greece is cited as the first version of the Modern Olympic Games. It featured 241 athletes from 14 different nations. These athletes, however, came as individuals, most sponsoring themselves, as national teams had not yet been organized.
the olympic games started in 1896
1896, Athens - the first edition of the modern Olympic games
The first games of the Olympiad.
Australia has competed in all of the Olympic Games of the modern era. The first Olympic Games of the modern era was held in Athens from the 6th of April to the 15th of April, 1896. 211 competitors representing 14 countries competed in 9 sports and 43 events. Australia won 2 Gold Medals.
The Olympic Games were first hold in 1896.