Saturday, March 10, 2018

February in review & Paralympics Games 2018

The world’s eyes are once again turn to PyeongChang this week as the 2018 Paralympic games get under way! 

Paralympic champion Anna Schaffelhuber/ Germany 
Apine Skiing/ Women's Super-G Sitting
credits: PyeongChang2018

80 countries around the world sent their athletes to compete in the games, held from last Friday March 9 to 18 March. 

Marie Bochet/ Golden Medal
credits:  Luc Percival/ NPC France

"I fully share the values of the International Paralympic Committee & I am really proud to be an ambassador of its values: determination, inspiration, courage, equity which highlight the abilities of us all."

Over 670 athletes, including more female athletes than ever before, have the chance to show their skills after years of hard work and training.

Google Doodle Paralympics 2018

The lineup of the Paralympic games will include: alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, ice hockey, snowboarding, and wheelchair curling. 

Over the next 10 days, more than 80 medals will be awarded across the sports.

The Doodle represents athletes from each of the sports in competition, all racing together to capture a spot on the podium.

Invite your students to follow Paralympics Winter 2018 and their favourite  athletes on social media and on the official website.

Time to stop this wonderful introduction. Let's begin the rundown of the most popular posts in February.

    Here are the most popular posts of the last month:
Schools : Pyeongchang 2018 : Olympic Winter Games & resources

Schools : Let's talk : World Cancer Day ! #WeCanICan : resources

Tribute & sorrow : Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Parkland, Fla.

Women in Arts : Paula Modersohn-Becker

Le Printemps des Poètes ? L'Ardeur ! Allez ! À participer !

Schools & Families : Safer Internet Day : #SID2018 ! Resources

We are all excited! Don't you?. Bandabithe Paralympic mascot, symbolic of strong and courage is very happy!

Good luck to all and let the games continue!


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