1912 Summer Olympics
Games of the V Olympiad, celebrated in Stockholm (Sweden) in 1912
The 1912 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the V Olympiad, were held in Stockholm, Sweden.
|Host city||Stockholm, Sweden|
|Athletes||2,406 (2,359 men, 47 women)|
|Events||102 in 14 sports (18 disciplines)|
The games were thought to be a success. For the first time, athletes in the Games came from all five continents symbolised in the Olympic rings.
A total of 22 nations sent athletes to compete at the Stockholm games. They were:
- ↑ "Factsheet - Opening Ceremony of the Games f the Olympiad" (PDF) (Press release). International Olympic Committee. September 13, 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on 14 August 2016. Retrieved 22 December 2018.
- ↑ Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "1912 Stockholm Summer Games" Archived 2008-07-07 at the Wayback Machine; retrieved 2012-7-23.
- ↑ Zarnowski, C. Frank. "A Look at Olympic Costs," Archived 2018-12-25 at the Wayback Machine Citius, Altius, Fortius (US). Summer 1992, Vol. 1, Issue 1, p. 20 [5 of 17 PDF]; retrieved 2012-7-24.
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