They represent their country and their love of their sport.
The Olympic Games are not won by a country, individual athletes and teams win competitions.
Never. The 2012 Olympic games in London were the first games "independent athletes" participated seperatly from a country.
That country would be boycotting the event.
There are approximately 10500 athletes competing in the 2008 Olympic games.
United States and China
In the Olympic Village.
The US has 596 athletes competing in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
there will be approx 10.500 athletes
No they can not
The International Olympic Committee IOC
There are many counties with only one participant.
It is not known how many athletes were at the 776 BC Olympic Games. The early Olympic games were held every 4 years in Olympia, Greece.
The traditions for the Olympic games are the Olympic torch, the welcoming of the athletes and the opening and closing ceremony.
The Olympic games are about bringing the best athletes from around the world to compete in events. Athletes compete for the chance to win the gold medal.
Yes, Mexican athletes are representing their country in a number of sports.
An Olive Branch.