The International Olympic Committee states that 241 athletes from 14 countries participated in the first Olympics.
Never. The 2012 Olympic games in London were the first games "independent athletes" participated seperatly from a country.
550 athletes participated in the first commonwealth games
the first olympic athletes wore tunics made from Silk
The 1900 Olympic Games in Paris.
The Olympic Oath for athletes was first taken at the 1920 Games in Antwerp and the Olympic Oath for judges was first taken at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.
Only the men did.
The first modern Olympics were held in Athens in 1896. There were 14 nations who participated in 43 competitions with over 200 athletes participating.
1948 in london
What year did the first ancient olympic games take place
A total of 311 athletes from 13 countries participated in the first Olympics, where the US placed first, defeating Greece.
The athletes from Greece in honor of where the Olympics began.
Explanation: The first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 in Athens. A Frenchman, Pierre de Coubertin initiated the revival of these ancient games. Only 14 countries participated and approximately 241 male athletes competed.
14 nations participated in the first olympic games held in 1896.