a turner

Document Sample
a turner Powered By Docstoc
					  V A N C O U V E R
I N F O R M A T I O N
            A N D
                                                                Winter
    W H I S T L E R

                                                                Olympic
The whistler is where the luge,
bobsleigh, and skeleton takes                                    sports
place.

Vancouver is located in British
Columbia in Canada.

The whistler is a 1 minute track..                    2010 Oly mpi c To rch

                                                      It was designed to symbolize the
                                                      colors and shape.
                                     AAMINAH TURNER   The torch stays lit the whole time.
                                                      It has 2 chambers. (if the fire
                                                      blows out the other chamber will
                                                      light the torch again.
                                                      It has traveled all over Canada
                                                      before      arriving   to     British
                                                      Columbia.
                                                      It is carried by land, flight, water,
                                                      est.
                                                                                        The skiers ski down a long steep
           skeleton                              bobsleigh
                                                                                        slope with bent knees close to
                                   A 4 man bob sleigh has 4 people in one sleigh.
                                                                                        their skies.
                                   Each person jumps in the sleigh one at a time.
                                                                                        They wait for their coach to give
                                   The driver is the first one to jump in the sleigh.
Skeleton is an individual sport.                                                        them a signal of when to go.
                                   The brake man jumps in last.
This sport used to be called To-                                                        Points are scored for distance
                                   This sport was invented in the 1880s.
bogganing in the early competi-                                                         and extra points are given for
tions.                             Men started in 1932..

They wore stretchy, skintight      Women competed for the first time in 2002.

racing suits,                      WOLF GANG HOPPE– he has a total of 33

Spiked shoes that griped the       medals.

ice,                               They wore a helmet similar to a race drivers.

And Helmets with chin guards .     There outfits they wore where tight and made

They sprint with their sled        out of elastic material.

                                   They wore studded shoes to help them do the             A A M I N A H                T U R N E R


                                   push start.
                                                                                                  P r i m a r y B u si n e ss A d d r e ss
                                                                                                         P r o p e l McK e e sp o r t
                                                                                                       Y o u r A d d r e ss Li n e 3
                                                                                                       Y o u r A d d r e ss Li n e 4
                                                                                                      Phone: 555-555-5555
                                   Ski jumping                                                            Fa x : 5 5 5 - 5 5 5 - 5 5 5 5
                                                                                             E - m a i l : so m e o n e @ e x a m p l e. co m

                                                                                            C O N T AC T P E R S O N : 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:42
posted:3/11/2010
language:English
pages:2
Description: Olympics pub file