The Olympic spirit of C[pounds sterling]faster, higher and strongerC[yen] is a long-term pursuit of Volkswagen; in retrospect, the C[pounds sterling]Green Olympics, High-Tech Olympics and PeopleCOs OlympicsC[yen] concept of the 2008 Olympic Games
is closely aligned with the long-term quest and practice of Volkswagen in such fields as environmental protection, sci-tech advancement and social responsibilities.
The first modern international Olympic Games
to be held in a stadium was that held at the refurbished Panathenian stadium in Athens in 1870.
Panasonic's digital broadcasting technologies, which have been used as the official recording format in eight Olympiads, starting with the Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games
, will continue their contribution to recording video of the Olympic Games
in the HD era.
Highlights of the plan to help lure the 2016 Olympic Games
to Los Angeles:
The Olympic Games
represent the clearest example of a special event given the international participation and broad-based viewing audience.
To help students understand events surrounding the murder of Israeli athletes by Palestinian terrorists at the 1972 Olympic Games
in Munich, Germany.
We were able to design an affirmative action program that was flexible and still achieved record percentage levels of participation," says Shirley Franklin, ACOG's senior policy advisor, who was the head ACOG executive in developing the women and minority participation program for the Olympic Games
Lord Sebastian Coe, Chairman of the London Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games
and Paralympic Games and double gold medalist in Moscow (1980) and Los Angeles (1984), said: "We are extremely proud of the Singapore film, as it brought to life so perfectly the vision we created for the London Olympic Games
to inspire the youth of the world.
Ask: "Can the Olympic Games
help promote world peace among nations?
As a global brand serving 47 million customers every day, we share the same core principles of teamwork, excellence and being the best that make the Olympic Games
a model of excellence for the world.
New York is competing against Havana, Istanbul, Leipzig, London, Madrid, Moscow, Paris and Rio de Janeiro for the right to host the Olympic Games
in 2012: The International Olympic Committee will select a host for the 2012 Games on July 6, 2005 in Singapore.
With plans moving ahead to have Los Angeles apply to be named host of the 2012 Olympic Games
, a top city official recommended Tuesday that taxpayers be asked to approve a new City Charter amendment prohibiting the spending of any city money on the event.