One does not have to be an amateur in order to compete in the Olympics. You just have to try out for the team.
Scottish athletes compete in the Olympics in Team GB, ie the British team.
You have to compete and be selected to be on the team
The first Philippine basketball team to compete in the Olympics was at the 1936 Summer Games in Berlin .... they finished 5th.
Countries do not compete in the Olympics. Athletes form countries compete. The Greek team is probably not finalized yet.
NO, the UK competes as a single team.
Any athelete who qualifies to join a nationally sponsored team can compete in the Olympics.
Micheal phelps and Ryan lochte
Swimming relays are comprised of 4 swimmers. These 4 swimmers compete as one called a relay team. Medals are awarded to relay teams that finish 1st, 2nd, or 3rd and each member of the relay team gets a medal.
Great Britain sent a team of 312 athletes to compete at the 2008 Games in Beijing.