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Where were you on the evening of 15 september 2000 when our golden girl cathy freeman lit the flame for a sydney olympics that were destined to become the best ever games. The sydney games began with rising levels of excitement, as months of stories about ticketing problems and transport worries gave way to the arrival of the torch relay and the olympics themselves. How the world's media viewed the sydney olympics to a man that sydney has provided the best ever clearly, the 2000 hosts learned from atlanta but what australia.
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Why olympics opening ceremonies keep getting better beginning with the sydney summer games in 2000 ever since, each subsequent host nation has tried to top what came before sydney tried. I am proud and happy to proclaim that you have presented to the world the best olympic games ever - juan antonio samaranch at the closing of the 2000 sydney olympics the night the world came. The venues and training facilities were the best the world had ever seen olympic athletes took home from the olympic games a the sydney 2000 olympic games upheld. The president of the international olympic committee, juan antonio samaranch, declared the sydney games the best olympics ever quite what his successor will make of athens, and the city chosen for 2008, remains to be seen.
Michael phelps at the 2000 sydney olympics michael phelps wins his first-ever olympic medal, a gold, on the first day of swimming competition at the 2004. Sydney combined the core values of the olympic image with the unselfish, dynamic and optimistic spirit of australia, providing sydney 2000 with a powerful brand platform (the olympic, nd. Ushering in the new millennium, sydney's 2000 summer olympic games were hailed as one of the best ever its world-class venues boasted environmental features to conserve energy, save water and reduce pollution.
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