The Complete Book of the Olympics: 2012 Edition

David Wallechinsky’s compendious book has long been the preeminent point of reference for sports enthusiasts and journalists alike Every sports writer assigned to cover the Games ensures they have their early copy of this prodigious work of reference, packed with absorbing anecdotes and essential statistics. A treasure trove of 116 years of Olympic history, it is also an amazingly readable book,…

PNG, Batang Pinoy and AFP-PNP Olympics Mission

PNG, Batang Pinoy and AFP-PNP Olympics Mission Taken from the Book Olympic Movement in the Philippines, Section on National and other Local Games Pages 114-117.   The PNG Edge   Because  of the  salient features  of the  PNG , it has the  following advantages compared to other major sports competitions:   The PNG caters to…