Jésica Rainhart – Cielo Sampietro – Melisa Vazquez                                                     1
The Olympic Games is an international event featuring many sports, in which a lot of athletes participate invariety of com...
Do youknow that…The first Olympic Gamestook place in Greece, fromthe 8th century BC to the4th century AD.                 ...
SWIFTERHIGHERSTRONGER           4
The Olympic Games have threeimportant values which inspire as an individual and organizational               levels       ...
Olympic Gameswere cancelledbecause of WorldWar IThe summer andwinter gamesof those years werecancelled becauseof World War...
OLYMPIC SYMBOL: RINGS           They represent           the five           continents.           They are           inter...
OLYMPIC SPORTS Archery Athletics Badminton Basketball     Boxing Canoe/Kayak Cycling/Biking         Equestrian Fencing Foo...
Swimming* It was included in 1896 the OlympicGames that were held in Greece .* Nowadays, a total of 950 competitors willta...
1   9   4   8   The Paralympics games are a multi-sportsfor athletes with physical, mental and sensorial                  ...
FACTS*The first opening ceremonies were held  during the 1908 Olympic Games in London.*The united states has won more meda...
*It wasn’t until 1900 thatwomen were allowed toparticipated in the OlympicGames.*The Berlin games in 1936 were the first g...
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  1. 1. Jésica Rainhart – Cielo Sampietro – Melisa Vazquez 1
  2. 2. The Olympic Games is an international event featuring many sports, in which a lot of athletes participate invariety of competitions.This year the OlympicGames are takingplace in London. 2
  3. 3. Do youknow that…The first Olympic Gamestook place in Greece, fromthe 8th century BC to the4th century AD. 3
  4. 4. SWIFTERHIGHERSTRONGER 4
  5. 5. The Olympic Games have threeimportant values which inspire as an individual and organizational levels 5
  6. 6. Olympic Gameswere cancelledbecause of WorldWar IThe summer andwinter gamesof those years werecancelled becauseof World War II 6
  7. 7. OLYMPIC SYMBOL: RINGS They represent the five continents. They are interlaced to show the universality and the meeting of the athletes of the world. 7
  8. 8. OLYMPIC SPORTS Archery Athletics Badminton Basketball Boxing Canoe/Kayak Cycling/Biking Equestrian Fencing Football Gymnastics Handball Field hockey Judo Modern Pentathlon Rowing Sailing Shooting Swimming Table TennisTaekwondo Tennis Triathlon Volleyball Weightlifting Wrestling 8
  9. 9. Swimming* It was included in 1896 the OlympicGames that were held in Greece .* Nowadays, a total of 950 competitors willtake part in 34 events in the Swimmingcompetition.*Women competed inswimming for the firsttimeat the Olympic in 1912. 9
  10. 10. 1 9 4 8 The Paralympics games are a multi-sportsfor athletes with physical, mental and sensorial disabilities. 10
  11. 11. FACTS*The first opening ceremonies were held during the 1908 Olympic Games in London.*The united states has won more medalsat the summer games thanany other country. 11
  12. 12. *It wasn’t until 1900 thatwomen were allowed toparticipated in the OlympicGames.*The Berlin games in 1936 were the first gamesto be televised.*Africa, South Africa and Antarctica have never hosted an Olympics. 12
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