1928 Summer Olympics
The games were thought to be a success. Half of the expense of the games was covered by the Dutch government.
Participating nations[change | change source]
A total of 46 nations sent athletes to compete at the Amsterdam games.
- Great Britain
- Irish Free State
- Empire of Japan
- New Zealand
- Southern Rhodesia
- Union of South Africa
- United States
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "1928 Amsterdam Summer Games"; retrieved 2012-7-24.
- Zarnowski, C. Frank. "A Look at Olympic Costs," Citius, Altius, Fortius (US). Summer 1992, Vol. 1, Issue 1, p. 21 [6 of 17 PDF]; retrieved 2012-7-24.
- Taking part in the games for the first time were Malta, Panama, and Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe)