Who were the participants in the first modern Olympics?
From the 241 participants representing 14 nations in 1896, the Games have grown to 10,500 competitors from 204 countries at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.
IS there a limit on the number of participants in the special olympics?
When did the modern Olympics start When did the modern Olympics start
When and where were the first modern Summer Olympics held
the first modern day Olympics were held in Greece in 1896
The first Modern Olympics were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece.
The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece in 1896.
1896 the first modern Olympics started
no women did not compete in the modern olympics
2004 marked the year of the most participants of the modern Olympics. How many countries participated in the 2004 Olympics in Athens Greece? the answer is 201
The first modern Olympics were held in 1896, but the first ancient Olympics were held over 2500 years ago.
women wasnt allowed to be in the first modern olympics.
The First IOC Olympics to place in 1896 but I think the modern Olympics were revived in 1859.
the first modern Olympics occurred in 1896
Because of the Olympics which is held now the olympic in 2002 was developed by the modern Olympics
The first modern Olympics was held in 1896 in Greece, the country where the ancient Olympics were held.
The same as they had in the ancient olympics
The year of the first modern day Olympics was 1896. The event was held in Athens, Greece.
The first modern olympics were held in 1896
The first official 'modern Olympics' were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece. The modern Olympics origianted from the 'ancient Olympics' first held in 776 BC till 393 AD in Ancient Olympia in Greece.
In Greece, 1896, was when the first "modern" Olympics were held.
Both the first ancient Olympics and the first modern Olympics were held in Greece.
The first modern Olympics was held in Athens, Greece from April 6 to April 15, 1896.
1896, the first modern Olympics.
1896, for the modern olympics.
the first winter Olympics were held on 1924 the first winter Olympics were in 1924 in chamonix,France
The 1896 Olympics, the very first modern Olympics. but then again, the ancient Greece Olympics too.
The first modern Olympics was in Athens because it is the capital of the country who had the idea of the original Olympics.
28 ... the first modern Summer Olympics was in 1896 and the first Winter Olympics was in 1924.
The first Olympics of the modern era were held in Athens 1896.
112 years ... the first 'modern' Olympics were held in 1896 in Athens.
Gold medals were not awarded in the first Olympics of the modern era. The first gold medal was given at the 1904 Olympics; the country to win the first one was the United States.
Gymnastics has been in the Modern Olympics since the first games in 1896.
The first modern Olympic games were played in Athens
Fencing has been a part of the Modern Olympics since the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896.
History has not recorded when the long jump was invented, however, it is known that the long jump was an event of the first ancient Olympics held in 776 BC. Participants were required to hold weights in each hand as they jumped. The long jump has been a part of the Modern Olympics since they were first staged in 1896.
America first competed in the Modern Olympics at the 1896 Games in Athens.
The ancient Olympics were held at Olympia, the first modern games were at Athens.
The first modern olympics were in 1896, in Athens Greece.
Very much so. The first modern Olympics, which was held in 1896 in Greece, had more participants than any other sporting event to that date. Also, the Games went over very well with the Greek people. The opening day ceremonies were held in front of 80,000 people in the Panathenaic stadium in Athens.
The first modern Olympics was held in 1896 in Athens, Greece.
The triple jump was in the first modern Olympics in 1896.
1960 for the Paralimpics, 1896 for the Olympics
The first modern olympics were held 1896 in athens greece
The first modern Olympic Games were held Athens, Greece in 1896.
Farting Championships were played in the first modern Olympic games.
It is impossible to say for the ancient Olympics. For the modern Olympics you need to state what distance.
Cycling has been competed at the Olympics since the first Modern Olympics in Athens in 1896.
The ancient Olympics are first recorded as being held in 776 BC. The modern Olympics were first held in 1896.