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Athletes are selected in accordance with IOC criteria. This normally involves the medal winning prowess of the athlete in world ranking events over a period of time. The IOC dictates how many places per sport there are available for each nation. Officials are selected from candidates proposed by the the sport international/national governing body. They are the top flight and will have jumped through many hoops along the way to pre-qualify for selection.

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