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Jessica Ennis Will Be Missed at the Beijing Olympics

Jessica Ennis’s ankle scan results are in and the news is not good. She has sustained a stress fracture that has crushed her 2008 Olympic dreams. Jessica’s injury, combined with a number of others on the British team, could put some of the UK’s medal hopes on hold. Fortunately, UK performance athletics director Dave Collins still has high hopes for the Brits.

Usain Bolt to Seek Double Beijing Olympic Gold

After a thrilling 100m World Record last weekend, Jamaican Athlete Usain Bolt lets the world know that he will be doubling up in Beijing. Having always dreamed of taking Olympic Gold in the 200m, like his hero Michael Johnson, Bolt will now seek 100m Gold as well. This is all representative of his history of stellar performances.

Olympic Facts – 2008 Olympic Football Tournament

Can Argentina win the 2008 Olympic Football Tournament? Who would be the obvious favorites for the 2008 Beijing? How do you think Brazil will do at the Olympic Games? What do you know about Nigeria? How would you describe Honduras’s qualifying campaign?

Are The Olympics Unfair

Some people have suggested that the Olympics are unfair and would be made more fair if we would add age, height, and weight classes to each sport. This would include more people who would otherwise not be able to play and would produce more winners. Are these people on to something?

Olympic Facts – Beijing 2008

Brazilian national men’s football team qualified for the 2008 Olympic Games. Like Argentina, Italy and Nigeria, Brazil is one of the favorites to win the gold medal. Ironically, Brazil -it has won five FIFA World Cups (1958, 1962, 1970, 1994, 2002)- has never won an Olympic title. This Latin American country won the silver medals two times at the Olympic Games in 1984 in Los Angeles and in 1988 in South Korea.

Will London 2012 Be The Green Olympics?

There is much talk about making London 2012 a truly green Olympics. How can this be achieved, could all the publicity be used to really focus our minds on how to create a greener society?

The London Olympics – Making It Happen

Building an Olympic Games is no mean feat. It’s not just a matter of erecting a few stadia and swimming pools. There are all sorts of infrastructure and transport facilities to create, as well as a legacy to leave for underprivileged areas.

Interesting Facts About Olympic Nations – Romania

Nadia Elena Comaneci is one of the symbols of the 1970s. Romania’s Nadia was the best athlete at the 1976 Montreal Summer Olympic Games. Nadia was 14 years old when she won three Olympic gold medals in Montreal’76. Nadia had also made history when she became the first Olympic gymnast to score a perfect ten points (uneven bars).

Interesting Facts About Olympic Nations – Romania

Nadia Elena Comaneci is one of the symbols of the 1970s. Romania’s Nadia was the best athlete at the 1976 Montreal Summer Olympic Games. Nadia was 14 years old when she won three Olympic gold medals in Montreal’76. Nadia had also made history when she became the first Olympic gymnast to score a perfect ten points (uneven bars).

Interesting Facts About Olympic Nations – Greece

Pyrros Dimas was the flag bearer of the Greek Olympic team at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. Ironically, Pyrros was born in Albania, one of the most poorest countries in Europe. For political and economic reasons, he became a Greek citizen in 1991. He also was the flag bearer of the Greek delegation at the 1996 Summer Olympics in the United States. From 1992 to 2000, he won three Olympic titles. Currently, Pyrros is an idol in Athens.

Interesting Facts About Olympic Nations – Greece

Pyrros Dimas was the flag bearer of the Greek Olympic team at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. Ironically, Pyrros was born in Albania, one of the most poorest countries in Europe. For political and economic reasons, he became a Greek citizen in 1991. He also was the flag bearer of the Greek delegation at the 1996 Summer Olympics in the United States. From 1992 to 2000, he won three Olympic titles. Currently, Pyrros is an idol in Athens.

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