The Unofficial Guide to the Olympic Games: Events

Paul Mason

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Wayland

9781526310200
32
Synopsis

Get inside the events of the biggest sporting occasion in the world!

The Olympic Games feature a dazzling variety of sporting events, from sprinting to fencing, and from powerlifting to rhythmic gymnastics. Together, they make for an amazing spectacle. Explore them for yourself in The Ultimate Guide to Olympic Events.

Great reading for children aged 8 and up.

Contents
The changing Olympics
Athletics (track)
Athletics (field)
Ball sports
Boat sports
Combat sports
Cycling
Football
Gymnastics
Multi-sport events
Racquet sports
Swimming and aquatics
New Olympic sports
Olympic words
Olympic events
Finding out more
Index