Marcolympics
1908 LONDON SUMMER
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logo THE IVth SUMMER GAMES
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Rome having withdrawn, the I.O.C. give the organization of the Games of the IV° olympiade to London that the includes in the framework of the British French exposition. The expo took place of May 14 to October 31 1908, the olympic contest between April 27 (rackets to Queen's Club) and October 31.
Most of the athletic tests unfolded themselves in the athletics stadium in the neighborhood of the west of the capital to the place says "Sheperd's Bush", with for the first time the opening ceremony of the Games.
Dates : April 27 - October 31
Participating N.O.C.: 22
Number of Sports: 23
Number of Events: 109
Number of Athletes: 2035
Men: 1999
Women: 36
Opening: King Édouard VII
Candidate cities: Berlin (GER), Milan (ITA), Rome (ITA
The table of the medals alphabetically of the countries