Very soon in Russia will be held in Sochi Winter Olympics . What is the Olympic Games ?
Olympic games - a major international sporting events, which are held every four years.
Olympic Games are widely known as Summer , held since 1896 (except for those years which occurred in World War II) Winter - 1924 , which were carried out initially for one year from the Summer Olympic games.
Since 1994, the Winter Olympic Games were held for 2 years later about the time of the Summer Olympics.
2 weeks after the Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games are held for people with disabilities.
Olympic symbol - five bonded rings symbolizing the union of the five parts of the world in the Olympic movement , ie, the Olympic rings .
Color rings on the top row - blue, black and red. In the bottom row - yellow and green. The Olympic Movement has its own emblem and flag, on a proposal approved by the IOC Coubertin in 1913 . Emblem - the Olympic rings . Motto - Citius, Altius, Fortius ( Latin "faster , higher, stronger ").
Flag - the white flag with the Olympic rings , lifts to all games, starting VII Olympic Games in 1920 in Antwerp (Belgium ), where for the first time began to give the Olympic oath . Parade national teams under the flags at the opening of the Games held from IV Olympic Games 1908 in London (UK ) . I would be happy for your comments ! Here I want to share with you my video about my channel Olympics.