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Australian Olympic Committee: 2000 Sydney

Australian Olympic Committee: 2000 Sydney | 2000 Sydney Olympics | Scoop.it
In September, 2000, the residents of the Harbour City and the people of Australia set the benchmark of how future Olympics would be measured by staging what IOC President
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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:43 PM
This website shares Australia at the games, the athletes, helpers, spectators are all mentioned. It discusses the effect the games had on the nation.
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History Of The Olympics

History Of The Olympics | 2000 Sydney Olympics | Scoop.it
According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be traced back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to Olympian gods and staged in Olympia.
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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:37 PM
Gives and in site into where the olympics originated from and how they have changed over the many years.
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SYDNEY OLYMPIC GAMES 2000 - The Mascots

SYDNEY OLYMPIC GAMES 2000 - The Mascots | 2000 Sydney Olympics | Scoop.it
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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:39 PM
The mascots are always important for the olympics, they show off the culture of the host city. for Australia it was the kookaburra, platypus and echidna, all very Australian animals.
Lauren Melsom's curator insight, September 25, 2013 11:59 PM

I liked this image becase it remind us of the importance of the mascits. These mascots represent Australia and the tranditoinal animals, I also think this image is really cute

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2000 Sydney Summer Olympic Games Opening

© 2000 NBC Universal, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 2000 Sydney Summer Olympic Games Opening Intro.

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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:34 PM
Millions of people tune in for the opening of the olympics, it sets the mood for the rest of the games and shows off the city.
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24 Sep 1993 - SYDNEY'S GAMES 2000 Australia's Olympic Heroes

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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:49 PM
A news article about the heros of the Sydney games
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Cathy Freeman 400m Sydney Final

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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:45 PM
One of the best sporting moments of Australian history. This was a huge step for the indigenous in the olympics.
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Sydney 2000 Official Website

Sydney 2000 Official Website | 2000 Sydney Olympics | Scoop.it
Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics were held Sep 15 - Oct 1, 2000. Find video highlights, photos, results, gold medals, medalists, athletes, schedule and news.
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Georgia Carrick's comment, September 25, 2013 11:40 PM
This website shows all results and final places from the events. it shares all the unforgettable moments, highlights and photos.