TournamentsIn Athenes from November, 4 till November, 6th on sports objects which accepted Olympic Games competitions, will pass competitions between representatives of large corporations. It is supposed that in “ to the corporate Olympic Games “ 2500 persons representing 150 companies will take part. Participants in 16 disciplines will compete, beginning from traditional football and basketball and finishing bowling.
it is necessary to notice that the Olympic objects in Greece basically stand idle without business, bringing one losses. And after all last year the country and without that has spent the record sum for carrying out of Games in ˆ13 billion
the American athletes will throw down a challenge Russian
Tomorrow in the Moscow sport centre “ Luzniki “ will pass a track and field athletics match between Russian national teams and the USA “ the Call of Russia - 2005 “. Sportsmen will compete in total in 13 disciplines. At women it is broad jumps, run on 100, 200, 800 m, on 100 and 400 m with barriers, relay race 4õ400 m and pole vaults. At men - run on 100 and 800 m, 110 m with barriers, relay race 4õ100 m, broad jumps.
such known sportsmen will act for a Russian team, as Yury Borzakovsky (800), Julia Pechenkina (400 m with barriers), Tatyana Kotova (broad jumps) and Elena Isinbaeva (pole vaults). Last, by the way, has told that will try to establish a new world record in Moscow. If Isinbaevoj it is possible, to it, no less than to any other athlete who has established the higher world achievement, the special prize - a racing motorcycle of BMW in cost ˆ20 thousand
As to the American national team its structure is not so rich with stars will be handed over. It was expected that to Moscow there will arrive the world champion in run on 100 and 200 m Justin Getlin, however the sprinter at the last minute has refused to take part in a match, having referred to a trauma. From known American athletes in “ Luzniki “ will act Duajt Phillips (broad jumps, the world champion - 2005), Michel Perr (run with barriers, the world champion - 2005) and Andzhanetta Kirkland (run with barriers, the world champion - 2001).
the Prize fund tournament will make $350 thousand
Tresja Smith the World champion will help with a threefold jump Tresja Smith to Tatyana Lebedevoj
will pass last stage of prestigious tournament of series Golden League which will take place tomorrow at the Berlin Olympic stadium. As organizers of competition speak, the sportswoman from Jamaica was traumatised in an anklebone. Absence Smith in Berlin will essentially increase chances Russian pryguni Tatyanas Lebedevoj by a gain dzhekpota Golden League, making $1 million we Will remind, by rules of competitions, dzhekpot shares between the sportsmen who have won all stages of a series in a season. In a series of this year the unique winner of all stages is Tatyana Lebedev. If she wins Berlin becomes the second sportswoman who managed to take dzhekpot. Earlier it turned out only at Maria Mutoly (run on 800), the won $1 million in 2003.