Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Olympic Rings

The Olympic rings were designed by Pierre De Coubertin, who also reintroduced the Games in 1896. He introduced his first draft of the rings and the flag in 1914.   He developed the logo further by giving the rings colours. … Continue reading

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The reintroduction of the Olympic Games

The time between the Games is 4 years, which equates to the time measurement of one Olympia. So, the Olympic Games were named after the city Olympia. And the ancient Greeks named the time period of 4 years, in which … Continue reading

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Rethinking sport culture and its taboos

The current case of the English cricket player Steven Davies, who announced his homosexuality, raises diverse questions about how far our sport culture and tolerance is developed. Not that he would be the first sport personality, who announces, that he … Continue reading

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