Olympic Game is the world’s biggest festival of sport and are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of atheletes will take part in a variety competitions. Pierre De Coubertin, founder of modern Olympic Game said that “The important thing is not so much winning as taking part.”This has showed that the spirit of sportsmanship of an athelete who take part in the Olympic Game is important than any prizes or medals of the game. So, when we discuss about the topic that should Olympic Game have a permanent home, another debate raised: Does the authentic spirit of Olympic Game won’t be affect if setting a permanent home for this festival of sport? In the first part we should determining the advantage of economic towards the permanent place that for the Olympic Game and then seeing how established it is opponent with the original value of Olympic Game. As we known, put the Olympic Game in a different country every four years is a big organization. The host country need to manage sport facilities, build the new and modern stadium to give a good image for the media from every participated countries. This huge organization not only start from the aspect of facilities, host country need to improve their communication system and security system to make sure the atheletes from each country have a confortable environment to prepare their competitions. Although some countries facing the technical problems, but they still need to display the high quality force.So that, a permanent home will bring a lot benefits such as the facilities at a permanent site could be reused every four years. Between games, they would serve as international training facilities. Secondly, the process of compete become the host city need to mobilize a big funds and that is a long term competition. The host city maybe will getting into debt and face the financial unbalance problems. Thus, if Olympic have a permanents
The Olympic Games
The Olympic Games are an international sports festival that began in
ancient Greece. The original Greek games were staged every fourth year for
several hundred years, until they were abolished in the early Christian era.
The revival of the Olympic Games took place in 1896, and since then they have
been staged every fourth year, except during World War I and World War II.
Perhaps the basic difference between the ancient and modern Olympics is
that the former was the….
In my previous speech about the Olympic Games, I introduced the topic and gave a brief history including the first recorded Olympics, how the International Olympic Committee was formed, and the first Winter Olympic games. In this speech, I am going to cover a little more history and some records that have contributed to the athletic showcase we know today.
* When I think of the Olympics, one of the first images to pop into my head is the Olympic rings. The interlocking colors of….
The Olympic Games started off as a series of athletic events to honor the gods. The games have begun in the early 700 BC in honor of the god Zeus. No women were allowed to watch the games and only Greek nationals could participate. The games were held every four years. In honor of the god Zeus a statue was built out of gold and ivory by a Greek sculptor. In the games 100 oxen were sacrificed and many athletes would make sacrifices themselves.
In the games boxing was a brutal sport….
of modern Olympics far outweigh the benefits. Argue your position.
The foremost celebrated world sports competition is undoubtedly the Olympic Games which hold quadrennial , featuring both summer and winter competition ( Wesley , 2012). It provides a worldwide stage for athletes from different nations to showcase their excellence. It is in additionally symbolizes an ideal and peaceful world . Nonetheless, the question of whether it is still worth hosting has arisen as the Games grow bigger….
leisure but also can help people to keep fit. So, the most famous sports party the Olympic games become more important in people’s lives. The Olympic games will be held evey four years and people all over the world will enjoy the glamor of sports during that time. Then, who will host the next Olympic games becomes very important and many countires want to host the Olympic games. London will host the 2012 Olympic games. The issue of which it is good or bad to be the national host becomes a hot issue….
The Olympic Games of Ancient Greece and What They Represented
The ancient Olympic games were primarily part of a religious festival in honor of Zeus, the father of the Greek gods and goddesses. The festival and the Games were held in Olympia, a rural sanctuary site in western Peloponnesia. The Greeks invented athletic contests and held them in honor of their many gods and Zeus. The Isthmos games were staged every two years at the Isthmos of Corinth. The Pythian games took place every four years….
early Olympic Games were celebrated as a religious festival from 776 B.C. until 393 A.D., when the games were banned for being a pagan festival (the Olympics celebrated the Greek god Zeus). In 1894, a French educator Baron Pierre de Coubertin, proposed a revival of the ancient tradition, and thus the modern-day Olympic Summer Games were born.
Host Greece won the most medals (47) at the first Olympic Summer Games in 1896.
The United States has won more medals (2,189) at the Summer Games than….
2. Games Hobbies
3. Sports & Healthy hobbies
4. Performing arts hobbies
5. Reading Hobbies
*Are hobbies important? Why?
From the time we are little children we decided what amuses us and what does not. Also from an early age some of us start doing certain things more than others. Some of us like to play games, others like to….
OLYINTRODUCTION TO OLYMPICS
The Olympic Movement is the concerted, organised, universal and permanent action, carried out under the supreme authority of the IOC, of all individuals and entities who are inspired by the values of Olympism.
It covers the five continents. It reaches its peak with the bringing together of the world’s athletes at the great sports festival, the Olympic Games. Its symbol is five interlaced rings.
The goal of the Olympic Movement is to contribute to building a peaceful….
behind the Olympics exist today. Such as customs, ceremonies, rules, events, participants and sponsors. Nowadays the Olympics are advertised worldwide, and sponsors like Gatorade and Wheaties thrive off of the games. But were there sponsors of the games back in 776 or would the best athletes compete for nothing but pride and glory, and not endorsements? Modern day olympians….