Beijing Olympics 2008

Beijing Olympics 2008 Medals table

Beijing hosted the 2008 Olympics, generally in a recently urbanized Olympics Park in the north of the city - actually, on the earliest north-south axis that comprises the Forbidden City. The opening ceremony was seized at 8pm on 08/08/08. Eight is a auspicious digit in Chinese society.

The 2008 Beijing Olympics have produced a set of enthusiasm. Sports stars grin out from numerous pictures around the city and taxi drivers are building an attempt to study English through different means.

Beach volleyball, sailing, and open water swimming events will be held in QingDao, a coastal city to the south east of Beijing. Equestrian events will be held in Hong Kong. Football preliminaries will also held in the cities of ShangHai, TianJin and QinHuangDao.

The chinese Olympics teams have been getting nearer and nearer to coming first overall, and this could well be the year when China comes out on top for the first time.

The 2008 Beijing Olympics motif permitted 'Dancing Beijing', joins elements of conventional Chinese civilization - a red seal and the calligraphic statement for 'jing' ('national capital') with sporty skin.

The Friendlies (mascots) were reveedal on November 11, 2005 at an occasion spoted the 1000th day previous to the breach of the Beijing Olympics.

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