Interview Rafa Seguí, photographer of the Gameshttp://img.youtube.com/vi/4C7eo5Cpwgc/0.jpg 4C7eo5Cpwgc
Rafael Seguí was a photographer of the Newspaper and Magazine official Olympic Games of Barcelona '92. We interviewed him to know how to live the Games of Barcelona '92.
During the Games formed three teams of photography in order to cover the event in the best way and he was specifically in charge of photographers who do images for the official Newspaper and Magazine.
"Barcelona '92 was the greatest thing that can happen to a professional photographer," says Seguí.
First conference "City and Olympism"http://lameva.barcelona.cat/25anysolimpica/sites/default/files/1a_conferencia5_1.jpg
Wednesday, February 8, El Born CCM, has started the cycle of five conferences "City and Olympism" with conference "Games behind the scenes" in which various speakers reflect on the role that had Municipal Operations Centre during the Games, where they manage emergencies that arose during the event. They were also the protagonists of the talk plan extension of physical education, the Truce of Sarajevo, the Olympic and changing vision that was in the city after the Games.
Another key aspect of the conference was the presentation of a new edition of the magazine "La Municipal", which includes a sample of articles published between 1990 and 1994 related to the Games.
Presentation of the 25th anniversary of Barcelona '92http://lameva.barcelona.cat/25anysolimpica/sites/default/files/31839643154_975bce86be_z.jpg
The Ajuntament of Barcelona has presented at an event in the Saló de Cent, the commemorative program to celebrate the 25 years of the Olympic and Paralympic Games of Barcelona'92. At the event have met the highest authorities of the Catalan and Spanish sports.
Barcelona '92 celebrates the 25th anniversaryhttp://lameva.barcelona.cat/25anysolimpica/sites/default/files/commemoracio_0.jpg
The city is prepared to commemorate one of the most important moments in its history: the celebration of the XXV Summer Olympics of '92. The event marked a turning point for the city, which projected itself to the future and to the world. For this reason, Barcelona City Council gives the official beginning to the celebration of this year commemorative in an act in the Saló de Cent with the presence of the maximum authorities of the sport of Catalonia and Spain.
The lighting of the cauldronhttp://lameva.barcelona.cat/25anysolimpica/sites/default/files/videos.jpg
Antonio Rebollo, with the bow in his hands, waited for the fire torch arrived in the hands of basketball player Juan Antonio San Epifanio, known as Epi, that was the last torch relay in Barcelona '92 Olympic Games. At that time, the archer lit the tip of the arrow and the stadium, packed, remained silent. Rebollo shot the arrow to the top of the stadium, just where was the cauldron. After a few seconds of uncertainty, the cauldron was lit and the XXV Summer Olympic Games were officially opened. A success!
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City. Several years ago, the Barcelona Municipal Archive created the Visita d'obres website, where you can find detailed information about how the city changed for the 1992 Olympic Games.
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Olympic Games The Board of Trustees of the Barcelona Olympic Foundation has received the torch and official medals of Rio de Janeiro 2016, which will be on display in the Olympic and Sports Museum.
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Runs. Men's Olympic medallists, Young-Cho Hwang, Koichi Morishita and Stephen Freigang, and women's Olympic medallists Valentina Yegorova, Yuko Arimori and Lorraine Moller will be in Barcelona on 12 March.
Remembering the Games in Barcelona!
25 years ago Barcelona hosted one of the most important moments in its recent history with the organization of the Olympic Games in 1992. Throughout this year we would like to remember the Olympic Games as the great event that projected the city to the future and that opened it up to the entire world as a one of the biggest sports city and as a model for civic society.
You can consult here the full program of all the events and activities planned for the City Council to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona '92 Olympic Games and keep alive the memory of the games.
During the Barcelona Olympics ’92 there were a big number of significant stories. Some of them were small stories which became iconic moments. But other sotries, where whatershed for the sports history.
You can revive the best moments of the Olympic Games of Barcelona '92. Ceremonies, athletic feats, and everything related to an event that made vibrate Barcelona 25 years ago.