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One Year To Go Til Oscar’s Olympics!

On 19th July 2011, he ran 45.07 for the 400 metres at a meeting in Italy. That qualified him to run in the 2012 Olympics. Ok, good for him, but many many others have qualified, and many other will qualify. So, what makes him stand out? Well, his name’s Oscar Pistorius, and he doesn’t have legs.

The All-Africa Games

The All Africa Games were conceived by the founder of the modern Olympic Games in the 1920s, but it would be 1965 before the first games were actually held. The first games took place in Congo and more than 2500 athletes from 30 countries participated. United Arab Emirates took the most medals home from those first games in Brazzaville.

Olympian Translation Needs

Olympic Games are amongst the most international of events, and the requirements for translation and interpreting services are therefore enormous. For the Beijing Olympics, these requirements were apparently often fulfilled with sub-par providers. What lessons can be learnt by the organisers of London 2012?

Looking Forward To London 2012

The Olympics have long been one of the greatest and most popular events in world sport. It is a festival of sporting events drawing people together from all disciplines, and attracting both amateurs and professionals. For many sportsmen, there will be no greater honor than receiving a gold medal at the Olympics.

Meet the Team Behind the Winter Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi

The Winter Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi, Russia is a gargantuan event involving multiple facets. To make the pressure greater, the International Olympic Committee believes that each Olympic staging must be better than the last one. In fact, the whole world is watching them.

The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games Organizing Committee

The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games Organizing Committee comprises of some of the most distinguished politicians in Russia. The committee will take the responsibility of managing all events related to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, including execution of financial plans for the Sochi 2014 budget. The committee will not only monitor and manage the course of the Olympic objects’ development, but resolve all issues around the environment, public relations and political image.

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics: An Overview

The 2014 Winter Olympic Games or officially known as 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics will be the next worldwide winter sports event to be held from February 7 – 23, 2014 in Sochi City, Krasnodar Krai province, Russia. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) chose Sochi as the next city to host the Winter Olympic Games during its 119th session held in Guatemala on July 2007. This will be the first time Russia will host the Winter Olympics.

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games: Its Role in Infrastructure, Telecommunication, and Politics

For Russia the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games will play a huge role in its infrastructure, telecommunication, and politics. In a report released by the Federal Target Programme (FTP), as of June 2009 the organizers of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games have been designating its Olympic facilities in advance. According to the FTP, the Russian government is expected to allot $580 million for the construction of facilities for the Winter Olympic Games.

The History of the Winter Olympic Games

The first Winter Olympic Games started in 1901. It was originally called the “Nordic Games.” First held in Sweden, the games were organized by Viktor Gustaf Balck.

Most Common Sports And Activities In The Olympics

There are 32 individual and team sports played in the Olympic Games. The 2010 Olympic Games listed a total of 80 participating nations who competes each other for a prize.

Going for Gold – India at the London Olympics

The London Olympics 2012 has been officially named as the Games of the XXX Olympiad. These games will be held in London, United Kingdom and the events will take place from 27 July 2012 to 12 August 2012. The opening and the closing ceremony of the event will be held in Olympic Stadium. Post this big sports event, London will be recognized as the first city to officially host the Olympic Games three times. London was elected as the host city on 6 July 2005 during the 117th IOC session in Singapore, defeating Moscow, New York City, Madrid and Paris after four rounds of voting.

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