The Olympic games
1. THE OLYMPIC GAMESCitius, altius, fortius!
Presentation was prepared by
competitions - the Olympic games. They were
held once in four years
javelin, the disc,
a fair competition.
More than 11 centuries Olympia was held in public Greek games.
rode the winner, a break in the same day, patched to Olympic victory,
entered the city and never left.
1 issued a decree
prohibiting the further
carrying out of the
The Emperor adopted Christianity and decided
to eradicate anti-Christian games, glorifying the
the large role played by French public figure Pierre de
Citius, altius, fortius!
invented by Pierre
de Coubertin in
1913 and presented
to the VII Olympic
games in Antwerp
Six colors (with white background) fabric
combined, what are the national colors
of all countries of the world.
"On behalf of all athletes I
promise that we will
participate in these Games,
respecting and observing
rules on which they are held,
in true sporting spirit, for the
glory of sport and honour of
12. Winter Olympic Games
17. Summer Olympic Games
hosted the twenty-second Olympic Games.
Mascots Olympic games in Sochi 2014, Russian citizens chose the
hare, polar bear and Leopard.
This trio, according to the organizers, symbolizes the Olympic
principles - friendship, fair play and commitment to excellence.
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