Your Location:Shandong On Internet > News > China & World
Beijing Paralympics: feast of high-quality games

(Upper) Athletes compete in the rain during a match of the Men`s 400m T53 of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 9, 2008. (Lower Left) Sanna Benhama of Marocco kisses the ground after winning in the Women`s 200m T13 final of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 13, 2008. (Lower Right) Lex Gillette of the United States competes in the Men`s Long Jump F11 final of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 15, 2008. [Xinhua]

 
Beautiful sports venues, exciting competitions, cheering crowds, enthusiastic volunteers and flawless logistics... all add up to an amazing Beijing Paralympics in the past 11 days. Paralympians, together with their teammates, competitors, coaches, families, and supporters, brought to the world a feast of high-quality matches and embodied the spirit of Paralympics.

(Upper) Members of South Korean players walk into the field during a match of the Football 5-a-side Sept. 13, 2008. (Mid-left) Cheryl Angelelli of the United States gets ready to start during the Women`s 100m Freestyle S4 final of the Beijing Paralympic Swimming event Sept. 7, 2008.(Mid-Right) Sun Xin of China gets ready to start with her guide-runner during the Women`s 200m T12 round 1 heat 1 of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 15, 2008.(Lower) Athletes makes preparation for a match of Men`s 50m Backstroke S2 of the Beijing Paralympic Swimming event Sept. 15, 2008. [Xinhua]

(Upper) Eric Bennett of the United States bites an arrow as he competes in the Men`s Individual Compound (Open) 1/8 elimination round of the Beijing Paralympic Archery event Sept. 11, 2008.(Lower Left) Nick Taylor of the US throws the ball into the air with his foot when he serves during the Mixed Singles (Quad) quarterfinal of the Beijing Paralympic Wheelchair Tennis event Sept. 14, 2008.(Lower Right) Wang Juan of China stands in the field after the Women`s 100m T44 final of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 14, 2008. [Xinhua]

(Upper Left) Fernando Ferreira of Portugal competes in a Boccia match Sept. 11, 2008.(Lower Left) Ulrich Iser of Germany awaits during a Men`s Shot Put match Sept. 15, 2008.(Right) Sven Decaesstecher of Belgium competes in the Men`s 200m Individual Medley SM10 final of the Beijing Paralympic Swimming event Sept. 11, 2008. [Xinhua]

(Left) Members of American Women`s Sitting Volleyball team celebrate after scoring in a preliminary match Sept. 9, 2008.(Upper Right) Gold medalist Abraham Cheruiyot Tarbei of Kenya holds up his flowers during the awarding ceremony of Men`s 5000m T46 of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 13, 2008.(Lower Right) Samuel Colmenares gets ready to start in the Men`s 400m T46 round 1 heat 2 match of the Beijing Paralympic Athletics event Sept. 11, 2008. [Xinhua]

 
Date:2008-9-17 16:24:00     
Related Stories
 

Most Viewed
 
New!