1992 Barcelona Summer

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  Appointed on 17 October at the session held in Lausanne from 12 to 18 October 1986, the city of Barcelona was in competition with cities such as Paris. For the first time, the Games will be held in Spain, with the President of the I.O.C. H.E. Juan Antonio Samaranch.

Dates: July 25 - august 9, 1992
N.O.C. participants: 169
Number of sports: 28
Number of contests: 257
Number of athletes: 9356
Men: 6652
Women: 2704
Volonteers: 34548
Media: 13082
Opening: The King Juan Carlos I
Oath: Luis Doreste Blanco
Oath juges: Eugeni Asencio
Number of torch bearer: 0
Last torch bearer: Antonio Rebollo
Bids towns: Amsterdam (NED), Belgrade (YUG), Birmingham (GBR), Brisbane (AUS), Paris (FRA)