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  • 1. OLYMPIC SPORTS
  • 2. swimmingSwimming has been asport at everymodern SummerOlympics.It has been open to womensince 1912.It has the second largestnumber of events afterAthletics.
  • 3. Archery3 or 6 arrows 2 minutesDistance: 30 to 90m
  • 4. HistoryArchery has a long history – many prehistoric cave paintings ofbows and arrows shown as hunting equipment can be found.Bows and arrows were found in Tutankhamens tomb.Archery contests were described in the poem the Iliad and theOdyssey written by the ancient Greek poet Homer..
  • 5. SAILING
  • 6. On your marks! Running 8 runners participatein the 800-meter final, 12 the 1500 final and 15 in the 5000.
  • 7. Toe Fighting Women’sMen’s
  • 8. UNDERWATER BOXING ADVANTAGES DISADVANTAGES The hits You can’t stay won’t hurt. underwater for a long time. Underwater boxing is It’s difficult amazing. to have a lot of spectators.
  • 9. A match between two players is made up of up toeleven rounds of boxing and chess sessions,starting with a four-minute chess round followedby two minutes of boxing and so on.Chess Boxing Players may win by knocking out the other player, checkmate, a judges choice, or if the other player runs out of chess time.
  • 10. The tradition of cheese rolling has been takingplace for hundreds of years.It occurs every year on Coopers Hill inGloucestershire.In this race a large piece of Double Gloucestercheese is rolled down the hill, and thecompetitors try to run after it in an attempt tocatch the cheese.
  • 11. OLYMPIC VALUESFRIENDSHIP ESPECT R EXCELLENCE
  • 12. PARALYMPIC VALUES COURAGEQUALITYDETERMINATION E INSPIRATION