There is no specific age limit to participate in the Olympics Games. However each sports federation is able to make their own age requirements if they choose to do so.
Olympic competitors are called Olympiads.
When it comes to Olympic sports, there is no maximum age that one must be under in order to compete. However, one must qualify for the Olympic event, and the minimum age is 16.
Tom entered the 2008 Olympic Games when he was 14-years-old. He was one of the youngest competitors.
Russia has sent competitors to most of the Olympic games
NHRA has a Jr. Dragster Racing League in which competitors can be as young as eight years old.
in the Olympic sports
I believe the minimum age for competing in most Olympic sports is 16.
approximately how many competitors will compete at the london olympic games?
There is no age limitation as such for participating in Olympics. Age limitations are decided by individual International Sports Federations for their sport and implemented in Olympics.
The first one was made in 1981, when the minimum age was raised from fourteen to fifteen. In 1997, it was raised to sixteen.
in some events you must be 18 like the marathon but others have no min.
There is no minimum age for some sports in the Olympics. A female swimmer from Cameroon was 12 in 2008, and a female swimmer from Nepal was only 13 in 2016. However, for gymnasts the minimum age is 16 (born before January 1, 2001), for bobsledding it is 14, and for boxing, it is 17.
Not all competitors are amateurs some are professionals. It all depends on the game being played.
Nothing, they were in the nude.