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Unformatted text preview: Mental science make up for psychological skills to improve 1968 Mexico City, American Athletes Tommie smith and John Conlos- support of the movement 1 st and 3 rd on the podemum Raised on their fists with black glove- making a statement against racism Took out of the medals and sent home- to make a statement in the us 1984 John conlos- brought back to the committee at the Los Angeles Coliseum- 1972 Munich (Germany) real athletes were taken and murdered Isralian athletes (Black September) Terrorists demand to be free from jail whent into the Olympic villiage and held of hostage Political events tied into the Olympics Sports have a huge power on the world...
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2010 for the course EXSC 310 taught by Professor Callaghan during the Fall '07 term at USC.
- Fall '07