WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES. HISTORY, SPORTS
Winter Olympics – competitions of athletes from all over the world in regulated winter sports. Such competitions, like the Summer Games, are held under the patronage of the International Olympic Committee.
The first competitions, which soon began to magnify the Olympics, took place in the small French town of Chamonix in early 1924 – it was from there that the development of the “white” Games originated. Initially, the Olympic Games were held in pairs (summer and winter in one year), but in 1994 it was decided to shift the interval for holding the Games by two years. Continue reading
DOPING IN SPORT
Doping is a special medication used by athletes to forcibly improve the performance of the body during competitive activity or during the training process. The nature of a particular doping affects the sport for which it is intended. In general, the pharmacological effects of these drugs may be completely opposite. As a rule, the appointment of doping occurs in a course, but often there are cases of a single use. It all depends on the tasks, as well as the mechanism of action of a particular drug substance. Continue reading
Sports – Rowing and Canoeing
Do not forget that for many sport is business, training and training is aimed not so much at developing your abilities as at personal income, so if you are an athlete, not a coach, think with your head, train, recover, take care of your health, correctly eat, do not listen to any left advice and …
Sport – Rowing and canoeing was originally included in the Olympic Games as the only men’s sport. Continue reading