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Olympic Rings, a symbol of the 5 original countries that participated in the Olympic games. http://fitskitz.com/2012/07/27/what-the-olympic-rings-mean-to-me/
Olympics Activities for Kids Link up! Rounding up ideas to teach kids about the 2012 Summer Olympics- please spread the word and link up your blogs!#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#
Summer Olympics: Camp Theme - team flags, Olympic ring scavenger hunt, discus throw with paper plates, curling
The Olympic Games are major international events featuring summer and winter sports in which thousands of athletes participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered to be the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating. The Games are currently held biennially, with Summer and Winter Olympic Games alternating, meaning they each occur every four years. Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, held in Olympia, Greece.
John Daly of Smithtown came up shy of winning the bronze medal during the Winter Olympic skeleton competition, but it wasn't all bad news for team USA. Click here for the Long Island native's reaction to the race.