Olympic Games in Rio 2016
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Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay The 2008 Olympic Torch Relay takes place from March 25 to August 8, 2008. At first the torch will get lit by the sun rays at a special ceremony in Olympia/Greece. Afterwards it is brought to Beijing to start a journey through the whole world. Most of the time the torch is carried by runners. Locations of Summer Olympic Games Locations of Winter Olympic Games Locations of Summer Paralympic Games Locations of Winter Paralympic Games IOC headquarters The headquarters of the IOC (International Olympic Committee) are located in Lausanne, Switzerland. Gumball 3000 (August 2008) The Gumball 3000 (3000 miles) is an international rally (Motto "It's not a Race, It's a Rally") on public roads. The event takes place every year since 1999. In August 2008 the organizers celebrate their 10th anniversary. Start is in San Francisco with checkpoints in Los Angeles, San Diego, Las Vegas, a flight to Nanjing (China) and Shanghai. Goal is Beijing where the Olympic Games take place. Beijing Olympic Games 2008 Venues of the 2008 Olympic Summer Games in Beijing. The Games are held from August 8 - 24, 2008. Info: The Sailing events and the Equestrian events take place outside of Beijng (Qingdao and Hong Kong) and are not listed on the map. Rio Carnival The Carnival in Rio de Janeiro is one of the most spectacular events on earth: The 14 top Samba Schools of Rio compete for the title of Carnival champions at the Sambódromo. Rio Carival has a big tradition and is celebrated since 1723. Kuriose Ortsnamen Hier sind einige zum Teil wirklich kuriose Ortsnamen verzeichnet: Bsp. Hell (Norwegen), Boring Road (Oregon), Pee Road (Hawaii), Loveland (Colorado), Batman (Türkei), ... Wer möchte schon gerne in Tuntenhausen (Bayern) oder in Fucking (Oberösterreich) wohnen? Vancouver Olympics 2010 (GE Tour) This is a Google Earth tour of the "2010 Olympic Venues". View it in GE 3D mode http://www.glotter.com/entry-2482-earth and press the Play-button to enter the 2:33 min tour. Skurriles & Kurioses Dieser Artikel zeigt ein paar kuriose Dinge und Schauplätze, die es wirklich gibt ;-) 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship Race Calendar 🇦🇺 AUSTRALIA (Melbourne) 18 - 20 Mar 🇧🇭 BAHRAIN (Sakhir) 01 - 03 Apr 🇨🇳 CHINA (Shanghai) 15 - 17 Apr 🇷🇺 RUSSIA (Sochi) 29 Apr - 01 May 🇪🇸 SPAIN (Catalunya) 13 - 15 May 🇲🇨 MONACO (Monte Carlo) 27 - 29 May 🇨🇦 CANADA (Montréal) 10 - 12 Jun 🇦🇿 AZERBAIJAN (Baku) 17 - 19 June 🇦🇹 AUSTRIA (Spielberg) 01 - 03 Jul 🇬🇧 GREAT BRITAIN (Silverstone) 08 - 10 Jul 🇭🇺 HUNGARY (Budapest) 22 - 24 Jul 🇩🇪 GERMANY (Hockenheim) 29 - 31 Jul 🇧🇪 BELGIUM (Spa-Francorchamps) 26 - 28 Aug 🇮🇹 ITALY (Monza) 02 - 04 Sep 🇸🇬 SINGAPORE (Singapore) 16 - 18 Sep 🇲🇾 MALAYSIA (Kuala Lumpur) 30 Sep - 02 Oct 🇯🇵 JAPAN (Suzuka) 07 - 09 Oct 🇺🇸 USA (Austin) 21 - 23 Oct 🇲🇽 MEXICO (Mexico City) 04 - 06 Nov 🇧🇷 BRAZIL (São Paulo) 11 - 13 Nov 🇦🇪 ABU DHABI (Yas Marina) 25 - 27 Nov Torsanlorenzo Gruppo Florovivaistico (Lazio) Olympic Rings in Germany, Greece and China. Experti Empreendimentos Experti is a Security Integrator & Technology Company. Experti delivery solutions to major companies in Brazil and to police departments, cities and prision system. The Big O - Olympic Stadium Montreal The Olympic Stadium in Montreal was built for the 1976 Summer Olympics. Olympic museum The Olympic museum is located in Lausanne, Switzerland. It is operated by the International Olympic Comitee. Beijing National Stadium - Bird’s Nest The Beijing National Stadium ("Bird’s Nest") has a capacity of 91,000 seats and is made of 36 km of steel. It was built for the Olympic Games in 2008 and hosted the opening and closing ceremonies. The Olympic flame also burns above the Bird's Nest stadium. Torsanlorenzo Gruppo Florovivaistico (Sudafrica)