Challenges

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Challenges

  1. 1. CHALLENGES By Manuela A2ºF
  2. 2. Physical risks • There aren’t many things left for explorers and risk takers to do.
  3. 3. ULTIMATE SUPERVIVAL I suggest watching it next Saturday on channel four.
  4. 4. • Does anybody know who he is? I’m pretty sure that all of us know him.
  5. 5. SOME CLUES • 1.He is a famous Spanish sportsman. • 2.He is at the best moment of his career. • 3.His height was a complex for him when he was a teeneger. • 4.He earns a lot of money.
  6. 6. • HE IS PAU GASOL, the best basketball player in our history.
  7. 7. • In 2001 Pau was selected to play in the NBA (National Basketball Associaton). It made HIS dream come true.
  8. 8. • It was a burning ambition which…..
  9. 9. ….he finally managed to achieve. In 2008 Pau signed for the L. A. LAKERS.
  10. 10. Who could imagine that this shy boy would play with Kovi Bryan?
  11. 11. • Numbers 4 and 16 are very important for him, with them on his equipment, he achieved one of his goals since he was a child.
  12. 12. • 2009. A DAUNTING CHALLENGE HE COULD ACHIEVE. • IT MADE HIS DREAM COME TRUE .
  13. 13. CV • His CV is full of tittles •  Gold medal at Eurobasket 2009 in Polonia. •  Gold medal at World Basketball Championship in 2006 in Japan. •  Gold medal at the Junior World Championship in Lisboa 1999. •  Gold medal at the Junior Eurobasket in Varna 1998. •  Gold medal at the Junior tuornament in Mannheim 1998. •  Silver medal at the  Olympic Games in Beijing 2008 •  Silver medal at the Eurobasket in Suecia 2003. •  Silver medal at the Eurobasket in Spain 2007. •  Bronze medal at the Eurobasket in Turkey 2001. •  Bronze medal at the Young Eurobasket  in Ohrid 2000, with the young Spanish team.
  14. 14. • Also, he has got a lot of awards.
  15. 15. • He has the right attitude and a big physical condition, but he couldn’t have done it without his family’s help. His parents moved to the US with him.
  16. 16. NBA's Pau Gasol Confirms 'CSI: Miami' Guest Role
  17. 17. • DR.GASOL……..? I´M PRETTY SURE HE’LL MANAGE TO ACHIEVE IT.
  18. 18. He isn’t alone at the top. A lot of Spanish people have succeeded in facing challenges:
  19. 19. Few people know his face But…I`m fairly positive you know his name.
  20. 20. • Don’t forget to use the new vocabulary: • -”I haven’t a clue “ • -”I don’t know off the top of my head” • -” I’m pretty sure …..” • -” I don’t know offhand, ….” • -” I haven’t the faintest idea”
  21. 21. INDITEX Tiendas en todo el Mundo Zara 1.129 Pull and Bear 507 Massimo Dutti 425 Bershka 508 Stradivarius 381 Oysho 290 Zara Home 204 Kiddy’s Class/Skhuaban 230 TOTAL 3.674
  22. 22. • He is the owner of ZARA, one of the fastest- growing chains in the world.
  23. 23. A burning ambition
  24. 24. • Quotes on challenge “The only way to find the limits of the possible is by going beyond them to the impossible”.Arthur C. Clarke “Problems are only opportunities with thorns on them”. Hugh Miller
  25. 25. • Swedish proverb: “Those who wish to sing,always find a song”

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