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I was able to attend an event today with Mariana Pajon (bmx, gold), Oscar Figueroa (weightlifting, gold) and Yuberjen Martinez (boxing, silver). I mentioned that the rotary club I'm part of had an eve

Well fantastic that the chiefs can decide how the athletes actually feel about that    It's like me telling you: "No, you don't want to watch the Olympics, you don't like it, so instead, you

Am 30.7.2016 um 18:05 schrieb hckosice:

Thomas Bach for few days and all IOC employees will share our building 15 :lol:

so the all residents of our bloc are delegations of :CZE:SVK:QAT:ALB:GEO and Refugee Olympic Team ! + IOC employees

Perfect place for Bach. Refugee team -> good publicity, Qatar -> ...

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1 minute ago, OlympicsFan said:

Where can i see all those images? #rio2016?

 

I don't really go to Instagram, but I guess #rio2016 should do the trick.

 

 

All King Victor Emmanuel's Show Horses Can Make Really Beautiful People Fall

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prize money For India 

 

From India Govt.

Gold - 7.5 million - 100600.57 

Silver -  5 million - 67067.04 

Bronze -  3 million -40240.23 €

 

And different state governments had announced different amounts for sportspersons from their states

for example

Haryana

Gold -  60 million - 804804.52 €

Silver -  40 million - 536536.35 

Bronze -  25 million - 335335.22

and every athlete qualified for rio will get  1.5 million as prize money (22 athletes from the state)

 

Uttar Pradesh 

Gold -  60 million - 804804.52 €

Silver -  40 million - 536536.35 

Bronze -  20 million - 268268.17 

 

Gujarat

Gold -  50 million - 670670.44 

Silver -  30 million - 402402.26 

Bronze -  20 million - 268268.17 

etc

 

And different sports federations will give their athletes some prize money too..like saina nehwal got   2.5 million - 33533.522€ for her london bronze etc

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The previous posters are right, for example on Hungary's page it says 151 athletes qualified for the OG, while according to my recent information it is 158 or 159.

For some nit-picking: the site says "Hungarians are strong at fencing and the canoe sprint". For the first, WERE or USED TO BE is the appropriate word :d

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vor 5 Stunden schrieb dareza:

what are prize for medal winners in your country?

 

Serbia:

 

gold- 45.000 e (40.000 for team sports)

silver-40.000 e (35.000 for team sports)

bronze-35.000 e (30.000 for team sports)

Germany:

Gold: 20.000 

Silver: 15.000

Bronze: 10.000

4th: 5.000

5th: 4.000

6th: 3.000

7th: 2.000

8th: 1.500

Team sports: Everyone gets the full prize money. Gold in mens handball -> Every member of the team gets 20.000.

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Just now, depleter said:

prize money For India 

 

From India Govt.

Gold - 7.5 million - 100600.57 

Silver -  5 million - 67067.04 

Bronze -  3 million -40240.23 €

 

And different state governments had announced different amounts for sportspersons from their states

for example

Haryana

Gold -  60 million - 804804.52 €

Silver -  40 million - 536536.35 

Bronze -  25 million - 335335.22

and every athlete qualified for rio will get  1.5 million as prize money (22 athletes from the state)

 

Uttar Pradesh 

Gold -  60 million - 804804.52 €

Silver -  40 million - 536536.35 

Bronze -  20 million - 268268.17 

 

Gujarat

Gold -  50 million - 670670.44 

Silver -  30 million - 402402.26 

Bronze -  20 million - 268268.17 

etc

 

And different sports federations will give their athletes some prize money too..like saina nehwal got   2.5 million - 33533.522€ for her london bronze etc

 

 

OOOOOOOOOOOOH  are you serious all that money :yikes:

 

so the Gold medalist will buy Taj mahal

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vor 5 Stunden schrieb heywoodu:

:NED Netherlands 

 

Gold - €30.000

Silver - €22.500

Bronze - €15.000

 

Kazakhstan apparently pays €183.000 for a gold medal :p 

Look what this guy from India (apparently) got for his bronze medal in 2012. Crazy ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yogeshwar_Dutt

I think this is the main reason why so many athletes from poor countries decide to dope, who wouldnt?

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