Of the 204 countries participating in the London Olympics 2012, 22 are from the Caribbean region. Ohverlycritical.com presents a photo gallery showing the specific countries and their respective flag-bearers, as they marched in the Parade of Nations at this year’s Opening Ceremony.
Here are the countries and the number of representatives: Antigua and Barbuda (4); Aruba(4); Barbados (6); Bahamas (26); Belize (3); Bermuda (8); Grenada (10); British Virgin Islands (1); Cayman Islands (5);Cuba—with the largest contingent from the region (110); Dominica (2); Dominican Republic (35); Guyana (6); Haiti (5); Jamaica (46); Puerto Rico (25); St. Kitts and Nevis (7); St Lucia (4); St Vincent and the Grenadines (3); Suriname (5); Trinidad and Tobago (31); and the U.S. Virgin Islands (7). For Curaçao, see previous post Independent Olympic (Curaçaoan) Athletes Steal the Show.
Photo of Puerto Rican athletes from http://jacksonville.com/sports/other-sports/2012-07-28/story/pomp-pop-and-things-britannia-rule-opening-ceremony