2014 Winter Olympics
By: Naithen, Eman, Tommy, James
There are three kinds of ceremonies which are
open to spectators.
Three types are….
~ The open ceremonies
~ The closing ceremonies
~ The victory ceremonies
• History: Alpine Skiing first came apart of the
Olympic program in 1963.
• Facts: Alpine Skiing is divided by gender.
• There are different courses for different events
• History: The sport Biathlon started in the
• Facts: The Biathlon had five events.
• The Biathlon is also split into gender
• History: This sport started in 1924
• Facts: Bobsleigh involves high-speed mountain
History: The game Curling was made up around
Curling back then was played on frozen ponds
• History: the game was introduced by Icelandic
immigrants around 1875
• Facts: The countries involved in ice hockey are
Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, America
, Austria, Canada, Finland, Norway, Czech
Republic, Latvia, Sweden, and Switzerland.
• History: skating originally skating Was made
up in Europe.
• Facts: Speed skating takes place on a
111.12metre oval track.
History: Luge was made up in Switzerland in the
Facts: the average Luge run has a vertical drop
of 30 stories (300 feet)
• History: some English soldiers built a sliding
track between Davos and Klosters in
• Facts: Takes place in the same area as