8 August 2008

Olympic Games - 2008

The National Stadium on the night before the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games.

BEIJING, August 8 - After a century of anticipation and seven years of preparation, the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games kicked off at 8:00 in the National Stadium (also known as "Bird's Nest") in Beijing. Delegations from 205 countries and regions are a part of the greatest gathering in the history of the Olympic Games.
The Beijing Olympic Games started today and will end on August 24. More than 100,000 of the world's top athletes will compete fiercely for 302 gold medals in 28 sports.
Good Luck!

1 comment:

Madalena said...

You made me remind of great moments: Gold Medal, Portuguese Flag, Hymn, Rosa Mota, Carlos Lopes... Thanks, Ant Célia. Hugs!