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  • Winner’s medal Antwerp 1920

    Winner’s medal Antwerp 1920

    The reverse of the medal shows a view of Antwerp with, in the foreground, a representation of Brabo, a statue in the Market Square in Antwerp. This sculpture commemorates the feats of a Roman soldier – Silvio Brabo – who killed a giant who was terrorising the region. In the background, it is possible to make out the Cathedral and Port of Antwerp ©IOC
    Monday, January 4, 2010 10:46 AM | Photo
  • Mark Spitz (USA)

    Mark Spitz (USA)

    American swimmer Mark Spitz on the top step of the podium for the 100m butterfly. In all, Spitz won no fewer than seven gold medals at the Olympic Games in Munich: in the 100m butterfly, 200m butterfly, 100m freestyle, 200m freestyle, 4x100m freestyle relay, 4x100m medley and the 4x200m freestyle relay. Mark Spitz held the record for the largest number of gold medals won at a single edition of the Games for 36 years. ©Keystone
    Tuesday, January 5, 2010 9:55 AM | Photo
  • Jayne Torvill et Christopher Dean (GBR)

    Jayne Torvill et Christopher Dean (GBR)

    The two British skaters gave a magnificent performance to Ravel’s Bolero in the ice dance, and won some exceptional marks: three sixes (the highest score) for technical merit, and nine out of nine possible sixes for artistic performance ©Getty Steve Powell
    Tuesday, January 5, 2010 10:50 AM | Photo
  • Opening Ceremony Sydney 2000

    Opening Ceremony Sydney 2000

    Aboriginal athlete Cathy Freeman had the honour of being the last Olympic torchbearer. This strong symbol marked Australia’s desire to reconcile with Aboriginal people ©Getty Jamie Squire
    Wednesday, January 13, 2010 2:44 PM | Photo
  • Opening Ceremony London 1948

    Opening Ceremony London 1948

    British athlete John Mark, the last torchbearer of the Olympic flame, does a lap of Wembley Stadium and passes in front of the Organising Committee members ©IOC
    Wednesday, January 6, 2010 2:11 PM | Photo
  • Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 145

    Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 145

    BEIJING - AUGUST 08: Mark Foster of the Great Britain Olympic men's swim team carries his country's flag to lead out the delegation during the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics at the National Stadium on August 8, 2008 in Beijing, China.
    Thursday, August 7, 2008 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 156

    Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 156

    BEIJING - AUGUST 08: Mark Foster of the Great Britian Olympic men's swim team carries his country's flag to lead out the delegation during the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics at the National Stadium on August 8, 2008 in Beijing, China.
    Thursday, August 7, 2008 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 119

    Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 119

    BEIJING - AUGUST 08: Mark Foster of the Great Britain Olympic men's swim team carries his country's flag to lead out the delegation during the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics at the National Stadium on August 8, 2008 in Beijing, China.
    Thursday, August 7, 2008 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Olympics Day 9 Rowing Mens Lightweight Double Sculls

    Olympics Day 9 Rowing Mens Lightweight Double Sculls

    BEIJING - AUGUST 17: Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter of Great Britain celebrate their gold medal in Lightweight Men's Double Sculls Final at the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park during Day 9 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 17, 2008 in Beijing, China.
    Saturday, August 16, 2008 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Medalists of the Men's Greco-Roman 85kg of Wrestling

    Medalists of the Men's Greco-Roman 85kg of Wrestling

    Nanjing 2014 - Gold medalist Mark Bemalian(C) of Russia, silver medalist Kiril Milov(L) of Bulgaria and bronze medalist Ahmed Ahmed of Egypt during the awarding ceremony for the Men's Greco-Roman 85kg of Wrestling event of Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, on Aug. 25, 2014.
    Monday, August 25, 2014 7:30 AM | Photo
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