The boxing tournaments at the 2012 Olympic Games in London were held from 28 July to 12 August at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre. A total of 286 competitors took part in 13 events.
Follow the related link for a full list of Olympic Events that Spain are taking part in in the Summer 2012 Olympics in London.
No it is not one of the events
Baseball and Softball will NOT be a part of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, but were a part of the 2008 Summer Olympics.
For the first time, women's boxing is included in the programme, with 36 athletes competing in three different weight classes.
Tom has 6 different diving events he takes part in. Some singles events and some doubles. He dives from different height platforms.
most likely the fashion part, or maybe the tightest pants competition
There are five different events in a pentathlon. The modern pentathlon in the Olympics includes freestyle swimming, fencing, show jumping, pistol shooting, and 3200 meter cross country race..
One athlete from the home country promises on behalf of all the competitors to take part in the Olympic Games by abiding the rules, without cheating or using drugs. The exact words are: In the name of all the competitors I promise that we shall take part in these Olympic Games, respecting and abiding by the rules which govern them, committing ourselves to a sport without doping and without drugs, in the true spirit of sportsmanship, for the glory of sport and the honour of our teams. One of the judges also repeats a similar oath.
Gaurika Singh from Nepal is the youngest olympian in 2016 Rio Olympic. She is just 13 and took part in swimming events.
What olympic host city is now part of a different country
I am not entirely sure what you mean but the trampoline is part of the gymnastics events that some teams compete in.
anithab bachaan,one india boy of london,abinav brinda(shooter)
"In the name of all competitors, I promise that we shall tale part in there Olympic Games, respecting and abiding by the rules that govern them, in the true spirit of the sportsmanship, for the glory of sport and the honor of our teams." We wish you a merry Christmas
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Some events - like football (soccer) and sailing will be held in other parts of Britain, but most will be in London.
Dickless 20101010101 Competitors.
10,942 competitors (according to the BBC)
No, they are competitors.
"In the name of all the competitors I promise that we shall take part in these Olympic Games, respecting and abiding by the rules which govern them, committing ourselves to a sport without doping and without drugs, in the true spirit of sportsmanship, for the glory of sport and the honour of our teams."
As part of China, Hong Kong can host Olympic events as it did for the Beijing Olympics in 2008. The events based in Hong Kong in 2008 were the Equestrian (horseriding) events of dressage, jumping and eventing.
Scottland did not take part in the Olympics except as part of Great Britain and as part of the Host nation they received speacial benefits allowing qualification for events.
$0. Olympic competitors do not (at least officially) receive any pay for taking part. Those who perform well may receive sponsorship deals (such as when Bruce Jenner advertised Wheaties after winning the decathlon), but they don't get a salary per se.
There are 246 taking part in the olympic