A brief look at the history of the Olympic Games• The Olympic Games are an international sports festival that began in ancient Greece.• The took place every four year for several hundreds years but were brought to an end in the early Christian era.• The were renewed in 1896.• During the World War I and World War II they were not organized.
We understand that …Ancient Olympics Modern Olympics• The Games were a way of • The modern Games is a saluting the ancient Greek manner of saluting the gods athletic talents of people of• They included the all nations competitions in • The represent a number of sports, music, oratory, theat sports re performances The noble idea of the Olympic movement: for two weeks and a half any international conflicts must be stopped and replaced with friendly competitions
Russia was the host country of XXII Summer Olympic Games in 1980 The took place in Moscow
Look! What a variety of topics to speak at our English classes!• The history of the Olympic Games in ancient times• The history of the modern Games• Russia in the Olympic Games• Winter and Summer Olympics• The latest Olympic Games• The role of the Olympics in modern life• Olympic Champions• Paralympic Champions
Meet the athletes who helped make the history in Russian sports Evgeni PlushenkoIrina Rodnina and Alexander Zaitsev (figure skating) He is(figure skating) I. Rodnina is -Olympic champion (2006)-three times Olympic champion -two times silver Olympic champion-ten times the world champion (2002, 2010)-eleven times Europe champion -three times world champion-six times Soviet Union champion -seven times Europe champion - nine times Russia champion
Congratulations to you, Vladislav Tretyak, with your 60th anniversary!He played-482 matches in the SovietUnionChampionships-117 matches in world andOlympic championships