By the time I’d been told on the back cover of this book that it would make me cry, make me glad to be alive, and make me count my blessings, I was beginning to feel cynical as to the book’s ability to do any of those things. Too much hype, I thought.
There are times when it feels good to be a part of one of the oldest democracies on Earth, belonging to a bulldog breed of men and women who understand courage in adversity, and how to celebrate success.
Yes they have nothing to loose but the pride of the country. They perform better in trials but well below where it matters. Most of them are not worth the place in the team.
Well, now there is someone who has broken the ice for winning medals and it is Gagan Narang who won a bronze medal, being the first one to win a medal from India this year in the Olympics 2012.
China has dived head first into the London Olympics 2012 and is currently holding first place, over America (in second place), in medal count. Can China keep up its lead or will America catch up?
Photographer Ricardo Makyn was among the hundreds of photographers inside the venue to capture the sights, scenes and smiles as athletes from 205 countries paraded before The Queen, dignitaries from around the world and thousands of sporting fans.
That is right, these are few of the biggest athletes names in the world that will join the Olympic Games in London this year.
This is a compilation of the names of sport greats within the age-range of 36-50. The list is not exhaustive: you might have other names on mind.
I am so glad that the Olympic Games give the chance to those people unable to train because of the their physical conditions. Today, the name “Paralympic” for those who are not familiar is the Games where people in wheelchairs are competition for medals.
Water polo is a very popular sport in Croatia. In this article, you can remember certain events related to this sport.