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2006 Turin, Italy
Opening date:
10 February 2006
Closing date:
26 February 2006

Resources & Links

Kids Village:
http://www.kidsvillage.torino2006.org/

http://www.kidsvillage.torino2006.org/istituzionale/index.asp

Competition Calendar:
http://www.torino2006.org/ENG/OlympicGames/gare_e_programma/calendario.html

Olympic History:
http://www.torino2006.org/ENG/OlympicGames/spirito_olimpico/la_storia.html

Winter Sports Video Clips:
http://www.torino2006.org/ENG/OlympicGames/sport_ed_atleti/sport_ed_atleti.html

Olympians:
http://www.olympic.org/uk/athletes/olympians/index_uk.asp

Olypmic Vocabulary:
http://www.lexique-jo.org/turin/lexique.cfm?lang=en&vk=0&type=1

Women in Sports:
http://www.olympic.org/uk/organisation/missions/women/index_uk.asp

Olypmic Education Program
http://www.usolympicteam.com/117_38994.htm

 Activities for Families,Parents, Teachers, & Students:
http:edgate.com/summergames.html

Christa Luding:
http://www.olympic.org/uk/athletes/profiles/bio_uk.asp?PAR_I_ID=75710

U.S. Olympic Gold : A 30 minute show focusing on U.S. athletes: take a look inside their lives, hear stories behind their success, their heart breaks, and the drive that makes them champions.
You can locate the shows on KHNL (NBC)
& ESPN Classic
http://www.olympic-usa.org/about_us/calendars/tv_gold.html

Olympic Torch Relay:
Pass the Flame, unite the world.

http://www.olympic-usa.org/olympictorchrelay/main.html
   

Winter Olympic Sports
Alpine Skiing
Figure Skating
Luge
Ice Hockey
Curling
Bobsleigh
Biathlon
Cross-Country Skiing
Freestyle Skiing
Nordic Combined
Short Track Skating
Skeleton
Ski Jumping
Snowboarding
Speed Skating