In Paris in 1900 the games were part of the World's Fair and many athletes and spectators never realised that the competitions they were competing in or watching were the Olympics(it was only the second one). Some of the athletes died many years later still not knowing.
Generally there are more spectators than athletes.
There has to be tighter security. Many of the spectators and athletes dont attend out of fear of these terrorists
Officials, Athletes, the press and spectators.
Yes. Women are allowed in the Modern Olympic Games, both as participants, and as spectators. Women were banned from the Ancient Olympic Games held in Greece, (both as participating athletes and as spectators), but, women are certainly allowed in the Modern Olympic Games.
They stay at a specially constructed arena called the 'Olympic Village'.
They does not tell who. The athletes is how to start the correct thing.
The Paris games in 1900 Many of the atletes in 1900 never even realised they were in the Olympics(it was only the second one). They just thought they were taking part in a competion at the World's Fair.
China has the most athletes with 638 competing in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
The number of athletes competing in the 1932 Olympic games fell because the weather at Lake Placid extreme and less than half of the athletes that competed in the 1928 Olympics could attend.
According to 'The People's Daily'- the number is... 11,468.
The spectators at the ancient Olympic games were men and men only. Most of the competition was in the nude and the games were often considered to be a raucous party.