PARALYMPIC GAMES: HISTORY AND MODERNITY
It’s no secret that the more a person moves, the better his health. This truth applies to everyone without exception, and especially to people with disabilities. Indeed, often the state and other people do not pay them enough attention. For many people with disabilities, playing sports is one of the few ways to show everyone that they are the same as us. In addition, it is the most powerful factor for their rehabilitation.
They tried to include people with disabilities in the 19th century. This year, the first club for people with poor hearing was created in Berlin. Already in August 1924 the first competitions were held. The national teams of the Netherlands, Belgium, England, Poland, France and Czechoslovakia participated in them. Continue reading
Yoga – a cure for many diseases!
The first mentions of yoga in Indian culture appeared a long time ago, this science has been known to man for thousands of years. Great Yoga Teachers claim that the mystery of the birth of this science is revealed only to the wise men of yoga.
The first yogis understood human nature well and knew how to achieve harmony of body and soul. Yogis believed that man is driven by emotions, mind and vital activity. In order to achieve complete harmony, it is necessary to bring all these forces into balance, namely the balance of the psyche and the body of a person is embodied by yoga. Continue reading
4 facts about running
1. The maximum-large prize fund was recorded in January of this year, the winner of the marathon received as much as $ 2 million. The most famous marathon is held in New York every year the first Sunday of November. This marathon started the first time 41 years ago, one hundred and twenty-seven marathon participants participated then. Some time later, when marathons had already gained mass popularity, the race organizers made a limit on the number of participants to 40 thousand people. But in 2010 the organizers had to make concessions and allow 43 thousand people to run. most have to stand in line for year after year to take part in this marathon. Continue reading