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2008 Beijing Summer

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  THE XXIXth SUMMER GAMES Torche
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natation natation synchronisee plongeon water polo athletisme aviron badminton basket-ball
boxe tir a l'arc canoe slalom canoe sprint baseball equitation
cyclisme escrime football gymnastique artistique grs trampoline halterophilie handball
hockey judo lutte pentathlon softball taekwondo tennis tennis de table
tir triathlon voile volley de plage volley wushu      


accueil In Moscow, the town of Beijing is electged the July 13, 2001.
For the first time, China, the most populated World country will accomodate the bigger best World event.
More than one billion people have been mobilized so that the Games were a success.

DatesUS : August 8 - 24, 2008
N.O.C. participants: 204
Number of sports: 28
Number of contests: 302
Number of athletes: 10942
Men : 6305
Women : 4637
Volonteers : 70000
Media : 22000
Opening : Hu Jintao, Republic President
Oath : Zhang Yinin
Oath juges : Huang Liping
Oath coach :
Number of lights bearer :
Last light bearer : Li Ning
Bids towns : Istanbul (TUR), Paris(FRA), Osaka(JPN), Toronto(CAN)