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  1976 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1976 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXI Olympiad, were held in 1976 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The Olympic Stadium, a daring design of French architect Roger Taillibert, remains a lasting monument to the huge deficit, as it never had an effective retractable roof, and the tower was only completed after the Olympics.
Montreal 1976 pointed the way to the future in Olympic security, which was further increased for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
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 Olympics
Basketball at the 1968 Summer Olympics The Yugoslavia, 65-50.
Lacrosse at the 1904 Summer Olympics At the Mohawk indians.
Weightlifting at the 1904 Summer Olympics At the weightlifting events were contested.
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 Weightlifting at the 1896 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
At the 1896 Summer Olympics, two weightlifting events were contested.
The two-handed lift was the first weightlifting event on 7 April.
In the second weightlifting event, held soon after the first, only one hand was allowed in lifting the weights.
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 Summer
Summer Summer is one of the four temperate August in the Northern hemisphere.
Summer of Love The Summer of Love was a phrase given to the summer of hippie movement came to full fruition.
Summer Palace The Summer Palace (pinyin: Yiheyuan) is a palace in China.
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 1976 Summer Olympics. Who is 1976 Summer Olympics? What is 1976 Summer Olympics? Where is 1976 Summer Olympics? ...
The Games of the XXI Olympiad were held in 1976 in Montreal, Canada.
In the bid to organise the Olympics, Montreal defeated Moscow and Los Angeles, which would organise the 1980 and 1984 Olympics.
In a protest to a tour of South Africa by the New Zealand rugby team, Tanzania led a boycott of 22 African nations as the IOC refused to not admit the New Zealand team.
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 1976 Summer Olympics - Iridis Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
1976 was the first time Canada hosted the Olympics, it has subsequently hosted the Olympics twice more, at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, and will host the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
As of 2004, Montreal is still paying off the debt, and the Montreal Olympic Stadium (currently the occasional home of Major League Baseball 's Montreal Expos) is still not complete, and still under construction, needing a new roof, as previous designs have proved inadequate for the climate.
This was seen as a major threat to the future of the Olympic games, and was not until the financially sucessful 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles that cities began to line up to be hosts again.
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 1976 Summer Olympics Article, 1976SummerOlympics Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Olympic Stadium, a daring design of French architect Roger Taillibert, remains a lasting monument to the huge deficit, as it never had an effectiveretractable roof, and the tower was only completed after the Olympics.
Montreal 1976 pointedthe way to the future in Olympic security, which was further increased for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
This was seen as a major threat to the future ofthe Olympic games, and was not until the financially sucessful 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles that citiesbegan to line up to be hosts again.
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 The Sports Network - Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A sport that dates back to even the most ancient civilizations returns to the birthplace of the Olympics, as Weightlifting takes center stage at the Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall at the 2004 games in Athens from August 14 through the 25th.
Early Olympic Games concentrated on three events, those being the snatch, the clean-and-jerk and the press.
Those three were cut down to two in 1976, when the press was dropped from competition.
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 Olympics - EnchantedLearning.com
The Greeks held the first Olympic games in the year 776 BC (over 2700 years ago), and had only one event, a sprint (a short run that was called the "stade").
For each Olympics, a new flame is started in the ancient Olympic stadium in Olympia, Elis, Greece, using a parabolic mirror to focus the rays of the Sun.
The events in the Summer Olympics include: archery, badminton, baseball, basketball, boxing, canoeing, cycling, diving, equestrian, fencing, football (soccer), gymnastics, handball, hockey, judo, kayaking, marathon, pentathlon, ping pong, rowing, sailing, shooting, swimming, taekwando, tennis, track and field (many running, jumping, and throwing events), triathlon, volleyball, water polo, weightlifting, wrestling (freestyle and Greco-Roman).
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 1972 Summer Olympics Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In the bid to organise the Olympics, Detroit, Madrid and Montreal were beaten.
All Olympic events were suspended for one day after the terrorist action became known.
For the first time, the Olympic Oath is also taken by a representative of the referees.
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 1964 Summer Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Summer Olympics Through The Years Modern Olympic Games The Summer Olympics 1896 Olympics 1900...
Olympics 1952 Olympics 1956 Olympics 1960 Olympics 1964 Olympics 1968 Olympics 1972 Olympics 1976 Olympics 1980...
Olympic-style camps popular in B.C. VANCOUVER Summer camps with a connection to the 2010 Winter Olympics are shaping up to score big points with British Columbia parents and children hoping to get into the arts and sports spirit of the Games.
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 INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE - OLYMPIC GAMES
The 1976 Montreal Games were marred by an African boycott to protest the fact that the national rugby team of New Zealand had toured South Africa and New Zealand was scheduled to compete in the Olympics.
Flags of the nations during the Olympic oath.
She was the first gymnast in Olympic history to be awarded the perfect score of 10.0.
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 1976 Summer Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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That year would mark the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Games in Montreal, which ran a massive deficit that won't be paid off until next year.
MONTREAL Despite the fact they are still paying off the 1976 Olympics, some Montrealers weren t worried Monday the city might bid for the 2016 Summer Games.
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 1976 Summer Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In the bid to organise theOlympics, Montreal defeated Moscow and Los Angeles, which would organise the 1980 and 1984 Olympics.
In a protest to a tour of South Africa by the New Zealand rugby team, Tanzania led a boycott of 22 African nations as the IOC refused not toadmit the New Zealand team.
Finland 's LasseVirén also achieved a double in the 5000 and 10000 m and finished 5th in the marathon, thereby failing to equal Emil Zátopek 1952 achievements.
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 Poland Flag Large Encyclopedia Article, History, Biography @ Local Color Art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's 400 metre Freestyle
Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre Freestyle
Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's 100 metre Freestyle
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 O WOW! (Olympic Weightlifting On the Web!)
Universty of Arizona Olympic Weightlifting Club : This club was formed at the U of A in Tuscon 5 years ago and has been successful in State and Collegiate Competitions.
NSW Weightlifting Association : was formed in 1935 and has been one of the driving force behind the sport of weightlifting in Australia.
Olympic Weightlifting and Powerlifting : Erindale College is home to the only Olympic Weightlifting Centre in the Metro Toronto area.
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 Weightlifting at the 1980 Summer Olympics - Enpsychlopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Weightlifting at the 1980 Summer Olympics was represented by ten events (all — men's individual), held between July 20 and July 30 at the Izmailovo Sports Palace, situated alongside the Izmailovo Park (eastern part of Moscow).
Country names are given in the form they were used in the official documents of the IOC in 1980
Events at the 1980 Summer Olympics ( Moscow)
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 Olympics: Athens 2004
The Olympics draws on traditions of war, religion, economy
The Olympics were held in honor of this Greek god.
Women competed in these games, which may predate the Olympics.
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 Center for Sports Parenting - Expert Panel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Her primary summer work is as the radio and television analyst for the New York Liberty on Madison Square Garden Network.
She also served as the national rep for the JC/CC Division of the Board of Directors for the WBCA, National Chair of the Kodak All-American Committee, National Chair of the IKON Coach of the Year Committee, Florida Southern Conference Chair of Women's Basketball and other WBCA Regional and District committees.
He holds the rank of Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine and is a senior attending physician at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY, where he is in the private practice of internal medicine and sports medicine.
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 ABM -- Belarusians in the 2000 Summer Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
ABM -- Belarusians in the 2000 Summer Olympics
Bronze: The men's 62 kg weightlifting bronze won by Bulgarian Sevdalin Minchev on September 17 went to fourth-placed Belarus' Hennady Oleshchuk (due to the eviction of the entire Bulgarian weightlifting team from the Olympics over doping) on September 22.
Bronze: Serahei Lavrenov, this year's European champion, won bronze in the men's 69 kg weightlifting on September 20, with a total lift of 340 kilograms.
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 Financial Web Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
As part of a strategy to reinvent itself, HP announced that it will lay off about 10 percent of its staff under a restructuring plan designed to bring the company's costs in line with those of competitors such as Dell and IBM.
HP said the broad changes will save the company about $1.9 billion each year starting in the summer of 2006.
Though the job cuts will be felt throughout the company, the majority of staff reductions will come from sales and from support functions, such as IT, human resources and finance.
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 1976 Olympics
Comaneci made perfection routine in 1976 Olympics.(SPORTS)(THE WAY IT WAS) (The Washington Times)
Nadia Comaneci.(gymnastics star of the 1976 Summer Olympics) (Sports Illustrated for Kids)
Former 3-sport athlete competed in 1976 Olympics (University Wire)
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 1976 Summer Olympics: Definition and links.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In a protest to a tour of South Africa by the New Zealand rugby team, Tanzania lead a boycott of 22 African nations as the IOC refused not to admit the New Zealand team.
IOC Site on 1976 Summer Olympics ( http://www.olympic.org/uk/games/past/index-uk.asp?OLGT=1andOLGY=1976)
Do you have a website about 1976 Summer Olympics?
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 1976 Summer Olympics - Art History Online Reference and Guide
1976 Summer Olympics - Art History Online Reference and Guide
1976 Summer Olympics - Your Art History Reference Guide!
It was the first time in Olympic history that the host country won no gold medals (the only other time this occurred was in Calgary in 1988).
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 Flag Of The Soviet Union Encyclopedia Article, History, Biography @ Local Color Art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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