The Opening Of The Athlete's Village In Beijing
"China's 265 athletes and officials are the first to move into the Athlete's Village in Beijing. A ceremony officially opens the village with gift exchanges, flag raising and music. IOC President Jacques Rogge tours the 65 hectare compound with stops in the dining room, the athlete's quarters and sports medicine facilities. The IOC is also collaborating with the UN to give clothing to those in need around the world through a campaign called ""Giving Is Winning."""