The People’s Republic of China (PRC) first competed at the Olympic Games in 1952, at the Summer Games in Helsinki, Finland, although they only arrived in time to participate in one event.[1] That year, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) allowed both the PRC and the Republic of China (which recently relocated to Taiwan after the […]

Athletics Records Broken To Kick Off The Games – Mexico City 1968 Olympic Film

Our coverage of the Mexico City 1968 Olympic Games begins with the Opening Ceremony as the torch arrives at the Games, world records are set in the 4x400m relay event and much more. Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: Find more about the Olympic Games at Video Rating: / 5

Liu Chunhong – 3 Weightlifting World Records | Olympic Records

Our Olympic Records series continues as we follow Chinese weightlifter Liu Chunhong during her performance at her home nation Olympics; the Beijing 2008 Games. Chunhong was able to retain her Olympic title from the Athens 2004 Games with 3 World Record breaking displays in the snatch and clean and jerk weightlifting events, recording an incredible […]

Jamaica Break 4x100m World Record At London 2012 | Olympic Records

In our new Olympic Records series you can relive some of the most historic Olympic record breaking moments. In this first instalment we look back at the spectacular moment Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Michael Frater and Nesta Carter set a new world record of 36.84 to win 4x100m relay gold for Jamaica at the London […]

Swimming – Women’s 4X100M Medley Relay Final – Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games

Australia take gold and set a new world record in the women’s 4X100M swimming medley relay final at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games. Video Rating: / 5

Harry Nelson — Most Summer Olympic Games Attended — Guinness World Records

SUBSCRIBE for more amazing videos: TWEET this video: SHARE on Facebook: During his visit to the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games (his 18th Summer Olympics since 1932), we caught up with 90 year old Harry Nelson (USA) and his wife Dee (who has 12 Summer Olympics attendances to date). A true inspiration, […]

Swimming – Women’s 800M Freestyle Final – Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games

Rebecca Adlington shows tremendous maturity to set a new world record in the women’s 800M freestyle swimming at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.

Swimming – Men’s 200M Individual Medley Final – Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games

The records keep on tumbling in the final of the men’s 200M individual medley swimming at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.

2000 | Ian Thorpe | Olympic Gold | 3.40.59 | 400m Freestyle | World Record

17 year old Ian Thorpe winning the 400m Freestyle, in a new world Record time of 3.40.59, at the 2000 Sydney Olympics | Massimiliano Rosolino takes the silver with American Klete Keller taking the bronze | Grant Hackett finishes 7th | Thorpe defends this crown 4 years later at the 2004 Athens Olympics | This […]

The sprinting records that still stand – Florence Griffith Joyner – Seoul 1988 Olympic Games

Florence Griffith Joyner – USA – Athletics – 100m & 200m – Seoul 1988 Olympic Games Florence Griffith Joyner’s career was as brief as it was colourful. The Californian sprinter was known more for her outrageous outfits and long, painted fingernails as much as she was recognised for her sprinting achievements. But all that stopped […]

Swimming – Men’s 200M Freestyle Final – Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games

Phelps reigns supreme again as he smashes another world record on his way to gold in the men’s 200M freestyle final at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.

Sun Yang 400m Freestyle – New Olympic Record | London 2012 Olympics

Sun Yang wins China’s first ever gold medal in swimming and breaks the Olympic record with a time of 3:40.14 in the men’s 400m freestyle event at the London 2012 Olympic Games (28 July). South Korea’s Park Taehwan won the silver medal in the event with the USA’s Peter Vanderkaay winning bronze. Subscribe to the […]

World’s Worst Olympic Swimming Trial

Two are disqualified for jumping the gun. The last one races against himself. Guess who won?

Legendary Olympic Athlete – Paavo Nurmi

Legendary Olympic Athletes – Paavo Nurmi – as part of the news and politics series by GeoBeats. The flying Finn, Paavo Nurmi is one of the most distinguished runners in history, setting 25 world records at a variety of distances during his illustrious career. Winner of nine Olympic gold medals and three silver medals, Nurmi […]

Olympic Lifting – Liao Hui 198 kg unofficial world record

In 2010 and weighting 69 kg, Liao Hui Clean & Jerked 198 kg to break the previous 7-year old world record!

Roman Šebrle Sets Incredible Decathlon Olympic Record | Olympic Records

The Olympic Records series looks back at the incredible performance of the Czech Republic’s Roman Šebrle as he scores an amazing 8893 points to win Decathlon gold at the Athens 2004 Olympics. Subscribe to the Olympic channel: Discover more about Olympic Decathlon: Follow your favourite athletes on the Olympic Athletes’ Hub: Video […]

Ana Ibis Fernandez – Volleyball’s Most Decorated Female Player | Olympic Records

Look back on the amazing Olympic Volleyball success of Cuba’s Ana Ibis Fernandez as she competes at 4 Olympic Games, winning 3 gold and 1 bronze medal. Subscribe to the Olympic YouTube channel: Discover more about Olympic Volleyball:

London 2012 Olympic Game – 110m Hurdles Italy World Record!

In honor of Disordo we beat the world record xD _____________ •SUBSCRIBE• •CHANNEL• •PLAYLISTS• •TWITTER• _____________ Tags: London 2012 Olympic Game – High Jump fails “Game (Literature Subject)” “Germany (Country)” Olympics Track Live “Video Game” Field Gold Beijing Winter Vancouver Relay “Country (Type Of Fictional Setting)” “Literature (Literary School Or Movement)” […]

USA vs NIGERIA Basketball! SMASHING RECORDS! Olympic Recap for TEAM USA | Invade London

FACEBOOK TWITTER GOOGLE+ SUBSCRIBE and tell your friends ————– TEAM USA beats Nigeria in an Olympic Basketball game that crushed MANY records! Here’s our quick rundown of the game. Don’t forget to leave us a comment on your observations! ————– Over the next few weeks, we’re going to be working with […]

Weller Clean and Jerk Olympic Weightlifting World Record

Michael Johnson 19.66 in 1996 U.S. Olympic Team Trials

In 1996, Johnson ran 19.66 seconds in the 200 m at the U.S. Olympic Trials, breaking Pietro Mennea’s record of 19.72 seconds, which had stood for 17 years. At the 200 m final on August 1, Johnson ran the opening 100 meters in 10.12 seconds and finished the race in a world record time of […]

Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games Athletics: Long Jump

Long Jump Ugh. Here starts the parade of loosing. I mean look… I’ve had this game for like half a year and the World Record and Olympic Records are different; which means I haven’t broken either. Video Rating: 5 / 5

1996 US Olympic Trials – Men’s 200 Meters (Michael Johnson WR)

Michael Johnson (World Record), Jeff Williams, Michael Marsh Video Rating: 4 / 5

Athletics Men’s 4x100m Relay Final Full Replay WR — London 2012 Olympic Games – World Record HD

JAMAICA vs. USA —-LIVE RECORDED AT THE LONDN 2012 OLYMPIC STADIUM —- 11 AUGUST 2012 Men’s 4x100m Relay Final London 2012 Olympic Copyright Director/Editor Claudine May Exclusive/Photos/Videos Leigh C. Song credit: “Take our Time ” Produced by Edgar Miranda More exclusive updates and pictures: *Facebook: *Blog: *·˙♥ ˙٠*•● ♥˙●•*·˙ ♥˙* Men’s 4x100m Relay […]