The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
international .... The Winter Olympics was created to feature snow and ice sports
that were logistically impossible to hold...
On this day in History, First modern Olympic Games on Apr 06, 1896. Learn more
about ... 5 Sports That Haven't Made It Into the Olympics (Yet). U.S. Boycotts ...
Learn about how the modern Olympics began and evolved into what the games
are today. Includes links to other activities, historical photos, and a teacher's ...
All participants in the first modern Olympics received a bronze medal ... He
sought to capture that spirit in the modern Olympics and made the Games an ...
The modern Olympic Games preserve the basic traditions that originated ... For
the Games that did commence during these turbulent times, a heavy sense of ...
As the Games return to London, it's worth remembering that they may not exist at
all ... the Shropshire sod “really was the founder of the modern Olympic Games.”
... in England, that the embryonic modern Olympics first made their appearance.
Apr 5, 2016 ... Today marks the 120th anniversary of the modern incarnation of the ancient
Olympic Games which were staged in Athens in 1896. Only 14 ...
Highlights of the Modern Games. One of the most dramatic feats of the Olympics
was the triumph of ... While the number of athletes who competed in Los Angeles
did not surpass the high of ...
The Olympic Games are the world's biggest sporting spectacle. ... WHO
INVENTED THE MODERN OLYMPICS? ... WHY DID THE ANCIENT OLYMPICS
The Modern Olympic Games were founded in 1894, when French educationist ...
The International Olympic Committee was created by Pierre de Coubertin and ...