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Excellent and great value.
on 28 August 2016
This is a great 3 dvd pack of greatest moments of the Olympics.The first dvd is caption the The greatest moments of the olympics games with a 2 minute vignettes of the greatest and most inspiring moments that capture the true spirit of the Olympics, spanning the 1896 olympics in Athens to the Olympics in Vancouver in 2010. It is divided into segments with credits at the end of each segment.The segments include Supreme Achievements, Personal Achievements, Crossing the line, Young Achievers, Closeness of Victory, Great Comebacks Breaking the Record, and Great teams.The running time is 192 mins.
The second dvd contains highlights of various olympic games - captioned the Golden moments of the Olympic games it covers the following:
Special Moments of the Sydney 2000, Special Moments of Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 Golden Moments part 1 and part 2 , the medal ceremony, Rivalry, Emotional Celebration and National pride.With a running time of 192, it does well to cover the highlights of olympics past, with lots of inspiring moments and glorious memories.
The last disc is an exploration of the spirit of the Olympic games with a look back at the ancient games - the Greek Gift, the early modern game- De Coubertin's vision, the story of the Torch and Redefining Sport. The running time is 104.
This is a great collection and the first two discs are a must see and must have, the 3rd disc will also appeal to all interested in the history of the games. A very good buy and value for money.