Olympic athletes can compete and practice the sport without any discrimination based on their color, race, age, sex, religion, disability, or any other unchangeable status. There must be equal and fair gender representation as well.
What are the rules for competition in modern Olympics?
Male as well as female can participate. they can participate only and only if thay are amateur. no sports persons can participate without the approval as well as recommendation of national Olympic committee.
Who can participate in Olympic Games?
The Olympic Games are held every four years. They assemble amateurs of all nations in fair and equal competition. No discrimination is allowed against any country or person on grounds of race, religion or political affiliations. Only persons who are amateurs within the definition laid down in art.
What is the age limit for the Olympics?
According to the official Olympics website, there is no age limit for those wanting to compete. Under rule 42, it states: “There may be no age limit for competitors in the Olympic Games other than as prescribed in the competition rules of an IF as approved by the IOC Executive Board.”
What is Olympic creed?
The creed, or guiding principle, of the modern Olympic Games is a quote by Baron de Coubertin: “The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle.
What are the Olympic colors?
The Olympic symbol consists of five interlaced rings of equal dimensions, used alone, in one or in five different colours, which are, from left to right, blue, yellow, black, green and red.
How many events can a person participate in Olympics?
The maximum number of entries permitted for individual events is three per country. The number is fixed (but can be varied) by the IOC in consultation with the international federation concerned.