There were 204 flags represented at the Opening Ceremony plus the athletes competing under the Olympic Flag.
The challenge commences on 27th July 2012 which was the day of the Opening Ceremony in London and will conclude on 5th August 2016 which is the day of the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janerio Brazil.
Here are the rules:
- Read a book featuring each of the Countries participating in London 2012 or
- Read a book written by an author representing the Countries participating in London 2012.
- Read a general Olympics book or a book about a specific athlete to represent those competing under the Olympic flag
- You are allowed 4 wild cards to use as you wish, and the books can be any genre of your choosing.
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, America Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan
Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Brunei Darmussalam, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi
Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China (Peoples Republic), Columbia, Comoros, Congo, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote d' Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Cypress, Czech Republic
Democratic People Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic,
Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia
Fiji, Finland, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, France,
Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guam, Guatamala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana
Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong (China), Hungary,
Iceland, Independent Olympic Athletes (Competing under the Olympic Flag), India, Indonesia, Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy
Jamaica, Japan, Jordan,
Kazakhstan, Kenya, Republic of Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan
Lao Peoples Democratic Republic, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lichtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg
Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Federated States of Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar,
Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway
Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papa New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico
Romania, Russia Federation, Rwanda,
St Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent & Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands,Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic
Chinese Taipei, Tajikistan, United Republic of Tanzania,Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu
Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Virgin Islands