Which summer olympics had the most competitors?
The summer Olympic draw more countries and athletes than the winter games. The reasons are many, but mainly it's because most countries have climates that allow for summer athletics as opposed to winter athletics. Which summer Olympic had the most competitors?
172 countries competed represented by 9.369 athletes.
Next on the list is Seol, South Korea in 1988.
159 countries with 9.101 athletes.