Sixteen countries participated in the first Winter Olympics in 1924.
Entry was by individuals, not countries.
A total of 311 athletes from 13 countries participated in the first Olympics, where the US placed first, defeating Greece.
The Marshall Islands, Montenegro and Tuvalu are the 3 countries that are participating for the first time in 2008 Beijing Olympics.
The Games were a celebration for the god Zeus.The First Olympics were to keep the peaceAll the countries stopped wars While the Olympics happenedThe first Olympics were at Olympia
At London 2012, 3 countries allowed women to compete at the Olympics for the first time. These were Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Brunei.
There was 88 countries at the 2014 olympics. 6 more countries than at the 2010 Olympics.
there was 16.
china and usa
The first modern Olympics were held in 1896. Fourteen countries sent representatives to compete in this male only Olympics in Athens.
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About 205 countries in the Olympics.
there are 204 countries in the olympics
252 countries are partisipating in olympics
20 countries have held the Olympics.
There are 200 countries at the 2010 olympics.
The International Olympic Committee states that 241 athletes from 14 countries participated in the first Olympics.