Question: How many athletes compete in the Summer Olympics?

How many athletes attend the Summer Olympics?

2016 Summer Olympics

Emblem of the 2016 Summer Olympics
Host city Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Motto A New World (Portuguese: Um mundo novo)
Nations 207 (including IOA and EOR teams)
Athletes 11,238

How many athletes perform in the Olympics?

How many athletes are participating in the Olympics? According to the list of athletes on the Olympic website, 11,656 athletes are participating in this year’s Games, from Katrine Aalerud (a Norwegian cyclist) to Sylwia Zyzanska (a Polish archer).

How many athletes participated in the 2016 Summer Olympics?

The Games featured a new-record 205 participating national Olympic committees, with over 11,000 athletes competing in 42 sports. Notable new sports that were added for the Rio Games were golf and rugby sevens.

How many athletes compete in the Olympics 2000?

2000 Summer Olympics

Emblem of the 2000 Summer Olympics
Host city Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Nations 199
Athletes 10,651 (6,582 men, 4,069 women)
Events 300 in 28 sports (40 disciplines)

How many condoms are used at the Olympics?

According to USA Today, 8,500 condoms were distributed during the Seoul Games, whereas more than 450,000 condoms were made available during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.

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How many Olympians are there total?

In ancient Greek religion and mythology, the twelve Olympians are the major deities of the Greek pantheon, commonly considered to be Zeus, Hera, Poseidon, Demeter, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Ares, Hephaestus, Aphrodite, Hermes, and either Hestia or Dionysus.

How many nations compete in the Olympics?

Delegates from over two hundred regions will participate in this year’s olympics in Tokyo. There are 205 teams, to be precise, which is a curious number given there are only 193 officially recognized countries in the world.

Who won the last Summer Olympics?

Host country Brazil won seven gold medals, their most at any single Summer Olympics.

2016 Summer Olympics medal table.

2016 Summer Olympics medals
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Most gold medals United States (46)
Most total medals United States (121)

How many cameras are used in the Olympics?

Over 100 camera systems are in use all in all, which includes over 200 slo-mo cameras, 11 spidercam systems, and just under 30 tracking camera systems.