What is the Brazilian government doing to keep the Rio Olympic athletes and spectators safe from the Zika virus?
Generally there are more spectators than athletes.
Officials, Athletes, the press and spectators.
Chula Vista Olympic Training center
Yes. Women are allowed in the Modern Olympic Games, both as participants, and as spectators. Women were banned from the Ancient Olympic Games held in Greece, (both as participating athletes and as spectators), but, women are certainly allowed in the Modern Olympic Games.
There has to be tighter security. Many of the spectators and athletes dont attend out of fear of these terrorists
Is the Brazilian government doing enough to keep the Rio Olympic athletes and spectators safe from the Zika virus?
Not by our standards, being that Brazil is the epicenter of the disease and all they have managed to do thus far is to spray insecticide in the major Olympic areas. It's not going to be enough. The filthy conditions, widespread poverty, and contamination of the natural resources by the Brazilians have created a perfect breeding ground for this type of epidemic, and not notifying other countries quickly has helped it spread. Brazil will say… Read More
In Paris in 1900 the games were part of the World's Fair and many athletes and spectators never realised that the competitions they were competing in or watching were the Olympics(it was only the second one). Some of the athletes died many years later still not knowing.
The Brazilian Olympic Committee (Portuguese: Comitê Olímpico Brasileiro, COB) sent a total of 258 athletes to the Games, 136 men and 122 women, to compete in 24 sports.
What were the goals of VANOC the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games?
VANOC's goal for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games was to create theaters for sport and top conditions for athletes. They also sought to make it an exciting place for spectators.
Answer (Vague) Around 20000 spectators attended the first olympic games Answer (Accurate) We don't actually know. The first Olympic games were in Ancient Greece, recording the number of spectators was not a concern for the Ancient Greeks.
The International Olympic Committee suspended Kuwait's national Olympic committee at the beginning of the 2010 due alleged political interference by the government. That's why.
The spectators at the ancient Olympic games were men and men only. Most of the competition was in the nude and the games were often considered to be a raucous party.
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us we inspire many athletes to compete for our countries
436 athletes. A total Olympic delegation of 750.
There are 184 athletes in the Dutch (Netherlands) olympic team
There were total of 11,196 athletes in 2008 Beijing Olympics
Yes, British athletes were told that they would not be permitted to represent the British at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing unless they signed documents pledging not to criticize the Chinese government.
The United States government does not pay their Olympic athletes. However, it is possible that an athlete will have a contract with a business, such as a shoe manufacturer or a swimsuit manufacturer, and that contract may have wording in it that says the athlete will be paid an amount for winning an Olympic event. The USOC - United States Olympic Committee - which is a private entity separate from the US Gov't - pays… Read More
the first olympic athletes wore tunics made from Silk
The Paris games in 1900 Many of the atletes in 1900 never even realised they were in the Olympics(it was only the second one). They just thought they were taking part in a competion at the World's Fair.
Brazil won a total of 17 Olympic medals (3 gold, 5 silver, and 9 bronze). The Brazilian Olympic Committee sent a total of 258 athletes to the Games, 136 men and 122 women, to compete in 24 sports.
international Olympic committee
No, you have to be amateur I believe.
Female athletes who compete in the Olympics.
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) was built in Canberra after Australia's poor showing at the 1976 Olympic Games to develop Australian athletes for the future.
There are approximately 10500 athletes competing in the 2008 Olympic games.
463 athletes represented Germany in the 2008 Olympic Games.
What year did the first ancient olympic games take place
The United States Olympic Committee sent a total of 530 athletes.
Some athletes have dual citizenship and will compete for the country in which they can make the Olympic team.
595 was it useful
Maybe I don't no
There were no guests, there were participants and spectators.
Lebanon's National Olympic Committee sent 8 athletes to the 2004 Games in Athens.
The US has 596 athletes competing in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
In 2012, the French Olympic Committee fielded 330 athletes in 24 different sports.
There are more foot injuries in olympic athletes who go barefoot, and they have more problems with traction.
In the Olympic Village.
In 1980, the Fraser Government wanted to boycott the Moscow Olympics to protest against the Russian invasion of Afghanistan. However, athletes went anyway but marched under the Olympic flag.
Ancient Olympic athletes trained in their home towns. They were often trained by former athletes and the training often involved sparring, grappling, boxing, and wrestling.
216 athletes that's a lot
How many athletes are in the olympic from france???
there will be approx 10.500 athletes
Every country decides on its own that how many athletes it will send to olympic, first they compete before olympic and those who qulify have given chance in olympic.
According to the United States Olympic Committee, the US sent 613 athletes to compete in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens and 211 athletes to compete in the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Turin.