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历届奥运会回顾(3)1904年洛杉矶奥运会! [Copy link] 中文

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第一届奥运会克服重重困难,终于在1896年4月6日开幕了。这是历届奥运会举行月份最早的一次。东道主雅典之所以将开幕式选在这一天,是为了纪念希腊反抗土耳其统治起义75周年。

KEY FACTS

Opening date: 06 April 1896

Closing date: 15 April 1896

The host city: Athen (Greece)

Sports: 9

ATHENS  1896 Games of the I Olympiad

  The revival of the ancient Olympics attracted athletes from 14 nations, with the largest delegations coming from Greece, Germany, France and Great Britain. On 6 April 1896, the American James Connolly won the triple jump to become the first Olympic champion in more than 1,500 years.

  Winners were awarded a silver medal and an olive branch. The German athlete Carl Schumann finished in the top five events of three different sports. The people of Athens greeted the Games with great enthusiasm. Their support was rewarded when a Greek shepherd, Spyridon Louis, won the most popular event, the marathon.


Do you Know? 奥林匹克圣歌的来历?


  An Olympic Anthem composed by Spyros Samaras (music) and by Kostis Palamas (lyrics) was first played at the Games of the I Olympiad in Athens. Thereafter, a variety of musical offerings provided the backgrounds to the Opening Ceremonies until 1960, since which time the Samaras/Palamas composition has become the official Olympic Anthem. (decision taken by the IOC Session in 1958)

  奥林匹克圣歌(Olympic Anthem)第1次演奏就是在1896年第1届奥运会上。这是一首古希腊歌曲,由希腊人萨马拉(Spirou Samara)作曲,帕拉马斯(Kostis Palamas)作词。虽然许多作曲家先后创作过奥运歌曲,但这首歌最终于1958年被确定为奥林匹克会歌。

精彩推荐:历届奥运举办城市一览(1896-2012)

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历届奥运会回顾:1900年巴黎奥运会



顾拜旦曾建议第一届奥运会于1900年与世界博览会同时在巴黎举行,借以扩大奥运会的影响。但顾拜旦的意见遭到了否决。不过与会代表考虑到顾拜旦为复活奥林匹克运动所作的贡献,尊重他提出的在1900年让奥运会和世界博览会同时举行的设想,同意第二届奥运会在巴黎举行。


KEY FACTS

Opening date: 14 May 1900

Closing date: 28 October 1900

The host city: Paris (France)

Sports: 18

PARIS 1900 Games of the II Olympiad

  The Games of 1900 were held in Paris as part of the Exposition Universelle Internationale - the Paris World's Fair. The exposition organizers spread the events over five months and de-emphasized their Olympic status to such an extent that many athletes died without ever knowing that they had participated in the Olympics. Women made their first appearance in the modern Games.

  The first to compete were Mme. Brohy and Mlle. Ohnier of France in croquet. The first female champion was in tennis: Charlotte Cooper of Great Britain. Tennis was one of five sports in which athletes from different nations competed on the same team. The others were football, polo, rowing and tug of war. Alvin Kraenzlein won four athletics events in three days and, on 16 July, Ray Ewry, who had overcome childhood polio, won three championships in one day - all in the standing jump events.


Do you Know? 一位“无名冠军”?

  On August 26, 1900, the Dutch coxed pair suddenly needed a replacement coxswain. A French boy was chosen and the Dutch pair rowed to a close victory. The French boy joined in the victory ceremony and had his photograph taken. Then he disappeared. Years of research have failed to turn up a clue as to his name or his actual age. Judging a Parisian boy of 1900 with present-day eyes, he could be anywhere from 7 to 12 years old.

  1900年8月26日,荷兰赛艇队需要一位替补选手,一名法国男孩被选中。之后,他们取得了胜利,在庆祝仪式上,法国男孩合影留恋。然后他就消失了。多年来也没有找到关于他名字或年龄的任何线索。凭着这张照片,现在的人猜测他是位7-12岁的小男孩。

精彩推荐:奥运志愿者英语培训-入门十讲

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历届奥运会回顾:1904年美国奥运会



  这届奥运会于1904年7月1日至11月23日举行,延续了5个多月,是奥运会史上又一次旷日持久的运动会。参赛国家仅13个,是迄今奥运会参赛单位最少的一次。东道主曾提出派船接送欧洲选手,但最后只是空头支票。由于外国选手总共还不到100人,以致某些项目的比赛,如拳击、自由式摔跤、射箭等,参赛的几乎都是清一色的美国人,无怪乎人们把这届奥运会称之为美国运动会。

KEY FACTS

Opening date: 01 July 1904

Closing date: 23 November 1904

The Host City: ST LOUIS (USA)

Sports: 17

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