TO KNOW LIST 2: Keep Friday night open

Yorio, Kara
February 2006
Sporting News;2/17/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 7, p4
The article presents information on ceremonies performed at the Olympics. These ceremonies are like watching four hours of ice dancing. The Parade of Nations always is fun. The Torino committee promises the most excitement during the Sparks of Passion, in which eight ice hockey athletes will race at 50 kilometers an hour inside the Stadio Olimpico.


Related Articles

  • 19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER.  // Sports Illustrated;12/20/1954, Vol. 1 Issue 19, p66 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Russia Will Win the 1956 Olympics" in the October 25, 1954 issue, "Fire on the Ice," by Herbert Warren Wind in the December 6, 1954 issue and an article about women's field hockey.

  • Most All-Stars dream of gold--as in medal. Wigge, Larry // Sporting News;02/12/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 7, p45 

    Focuses on the aim of the members of the National Hockey League (NHL) All-Stars of the United States to get an Olympic gold medal. Primer for the Olympics; Plans of NHL players to compete for their respective countries; Players lining up to defeat Czech Dominik Hasek.

  • `The Games' gear the greats up for the NHL. Coffey, Phil // Hockey Digest;Mar94, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p34 

    Features hockey players who have participated in the Olympics. Ken Morrow; Pat LaFontaine; Brian Leetch; Shawn McEachern; Glenn Anderson; Eric Lindros; Sean Burke; Joe Juneau.

  • THE OLYMPIC GAMES.  // World Almanac for Kids;2001, p230 

    This article provides information on the Olympic games. The first Olympic Games were held in Greece more than 2,500 years ago. They began in 776 B.C. and featured just one event--a footrace. The Greeks later added boxing, wrestling, chariot racing, and the pentathlon (which consists of five...

  • A Frisbee Over Moscow "You think a lot about trajectories over here". Plimpton, George // Time;8/11/1980, Vol. 116 Issue 6, p28 

    The article provides information on XXII Olympic games held in Moscow in Soviet Union. It informs about the social life in Moscow. It further informs about the games and a racing event organized by the magazine Track and Field News for U.S. tourists. It also mentions the views of various...

  • SCORECARD. Kane, Martin // Sports Illustrated;06/18/1973, Vol. 38 Issue 24, p7 

    This section offers sports news briefs. The profitability of poaching deer as compared to legal deer hunting is examined and compared. According to Gerry Patterson, executive of the Canadian Football League Players' Association, management in professional sport should act to stop the rapid...

  • Windspeaker Sports Briefs. Laskaris, Sam // Windspeaker;May2009, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p19 

    The article offers news briefs related to sports. Travis Jones, Leah Sulyma, and Sammy Kent have been selected to be featured in the Find Your Passion in Sport poster series by the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Ontario will only send one male...

  • The Mock Olympics. Rushin, Steve // Sports Illustrated;10/09/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 14, p17 

    Discusses the mass media coverage of sporting events during the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. Tendency for the Australians to incorporate humor into sports that often take themselves quite seriously; Television program called 'The Dream' that aired live coverage of sports-related...

  • Benefits of the 1984 Olympics. Argue, John C. // Business Forum;Fall83, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p2 

    Discusses ways in which the Games of the XXIIIrd Olympiad will benefit Southern California. Inclusion of the area's exposure to the world through American Broadcasting Co.'s (ABC) coverage of the Olympics; Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee's (LAOOC) youth program which will reach youths...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics