The last country to host the Olympic games was England.
At the opening ceremonies, the flag is brought in after all athletes have entered the stadium and the host country's representative declares the Games open. The flag is then raised as the Olympic Hymn plays.
Officially, no country "wins" the Olympic Games. Medal standings are not recognized by the International Olympic Committee.
the ancient greek olympic games were important because they have greatly contributed to history, in the fact that they inspired the current olympic games, held every four years.
in france The first country was France
The Olympic Games.
The concept of the Olympic games began in Greece, and therefore Greece can be considered the first country to participate in the games.
lacrosse isn't currently played in the Olympics, but may be brought in at the Londan Olympic games in 2012.
New Zealand has participated in all olympic games
China hosted the 2008 olympic games in Beijing
No games in 1970
No games in 1974
No games in 1978
No games in 1982
all of them
Greek Olympic Games inspired modern Olympic Games. One similaritty is the time between the events. In old Greek, Olympic Games happens every year, but only each four years happens the Olympic Games dedicated to Zeus, the major god in Olimpo. Other similaritie is the competittion between regions, today, countries. Other point is the competittion in running, the oldest sport in Olympic Games. More than that, the fire to make open the event is inspired in old Greek.
the first modern Olympic games was held in Athens in 8196
the start of the olympic games around the country