Report a Comment. During the London 2012 Olympics there will be over 300 Victory Ceremonies where the winning athletes and their country celebrate their achievement in a formal manner.
The last three events to end the Opening Ceremony are directly connected with the ancient Olympic Games held in Greece; doves are released, one athlete from each country takes an oath, and lastly the flame from the Olympic torch lights the cauldron.
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Aligning with the reforms advocated by Olympic Agenda 2020, the Tokyo Games will use as many existing competition venues as possible, namely those built for the Games in 1964, such as the prestigious Nippon Budokkan for judo, the Baji Koen Park for equestrian events, and the Yoyogi National Gymnasium for handball.
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Facebook Twitter. Once all of the events have been completed, the Closing Ceremony takes place where all of the athletes celebrate their success. This name was chosen to promote a future full of eternal hope in the hearts of people all over the world.
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