And the gold medal goes to...Tim and Moby! In this BrainPOP UK movie, they’ll introduce you to the history and traditions of the Olympic Games and talk about the start of the modern games. You’ll learn how and where the Olympics began, including what the first event was, and what the winner took home (hint: it wasn’t a gold medal)! In this educational, animated movie you’ll discover why the games were abolished for a time, when and why they were revived, and when women were first allowed to participate. See how the Olympics promote peace and harmony among nations, and learn just what those rings on the flag symbolise. You’ll also learn about origin of the Olympic torch and its world journey to a new host-city every four years. Just don’t drop it!

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