It was minutes before the commencement of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, the flags of 93 nations rising into a clear blue sky. The above photo was snapped and compiled into a set of photos by… 393 more words
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Imagine it’s October 9, 1964 and you have this ticket to the Opening Ceremonies of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics on the next day.
This is the day over 5,000 athletes and the entire population of Japan has been waiting for – the start of a new Japan. 190 more words
TORONTO – The royal founder of the Invictus Games is in Toronto today to set the stage for the multi-sport competition.
Prince Harry arrived at a downtown Toronto office building under tight security Friday morning as he begins a series of events in the city the day before the games for wounded and sick soldiers get underway. 316 more words
This summer, Winnipeg hosted the 2017 Canada Summer Games. The games hosted 3500+ athletes from across Canada in 19 different events. The opening ceremonies of the games took place on the first night of the games at the BellMTS Arena. 282 more words