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Greetings from BTMEDI.

 

A few days later, The PyeongChang 2018

 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

opening ceremony will be held :)

 

Before celebration of the Winter Olympics,

we want to share with you some brief information

about the PyeongChang Olympic Games.

Shall we check it together?

 



What does 2018 PyeongChang

 Winter Olympic’s schedule look like?

 

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games

will start from Friday, February 9th, to Sunday, February 25th

and will last for a total of 17 days.

 

The opening ceremony will start on February 9th at 8:00 pm

and will be held at the Olympic Stadium.








2018 PyeongСhang Winter Olympic Slogan

 

Slogan of the 2018’s Olympic Games is

Passion, Connected.

 

It refers to a world in which everyone

 is connected with shared passion for winter sports

 

 






 



Introduction to the 2018 Pyeongchang

Winter Olympics sport competitions.

 

The Olympic Games are divided

into three categories:

snow sports, ice sports and sliding sports.

 



Snow sports include 7 disciplines:

        Alpine Skiing

        Biathlon

         Cross-Country Skiing

         Freestyle Skiing

         Nordic Combined

         Ski Jumping

         Snowboard

 



Ice sports include 5 disciplines:

         Short Track Speed Skating

        Speed Skating

        Figure Skating


        Ice Hockey


         Curling



 

Sliding sports include 3 disciplines:

        Bobsleigh

        Luge

         Skeleton





Athletes taking part in the Olympic Winter Games

PyeongChang 2018 will compete in 102 events in 15 sport disciplines.

The Games will be the first ever Olympic Winter Games

with over 100 gold medals :)













 

Mascots of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

Games

 

Meet the cute talismans, representing

the winter Olympics Soohorang and Bandabi :)

 

Soohorang, the mascot of the Olympic Winter Games

 

PyeongChang 2018 took its motif from white tiger, which has



 been long considered Korea’s guardian animal! “Sooho”, means



 protection in Korean, “Rang” comes from the middle letter of



 “Ho-rang-i”, the Korean word for “Tiger”, and is also the last letter



 of “Jeong-seon A-ri-rang”,  a cherished traditional folk song of



 Gangwon province, where the Games will be held. Those two



words symbolize protection offered to the athletes, spectators



 and other participants in the 2018 Games.

 





Bandabi, the mascot of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic



 Winter Games took its motif from the Asiatic black bear.



 The Asiatic black bear or “ban-dal-ga-seum-gom”



(the bear with a half-moon mark on the chest) symbolizes



 strong willpower and courage in the Korean folklore.



“Banda” is derived from “ban-dal,” the Korean word for the



 half-moon. “Bi” stands for celebration of the Games. Bandabi



 is awarm-hearted friend who takes the lead for



equality and harmony and encourages athletes



 to push themselves beyond their limits :)





 



 



Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018

Competition Schedule.

Here is what the schedule looks like. Hopefully the 2018 Winter


Olympics will be a great success!






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