Get ready for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 by discovering the whole amazing range of Olympic events, their rules and memorable moments from Olympic history
Get inside the events of the biggest sporting occasion in the world!
The Olympic Games feature a dazzling variety of sporting events, from sprinting to fencing, and from powerlifting to rhythmic gymnastics. Together, they make for an amazing spectacle. Explore them for yourself in The Ultimate Guide to Olympic Events.
Great reading for children aged 8 and up.
The changing Olympics
Swimming and aquatics
New Olympic sports
Finding out more
Paul Mason's interest in writing stems from his childhood when he won the Scripture Prize in his last year at Primary School. He now is an experienced freelance writer and editor of a variety of children's information books, with subjects including extreme sports, geography and travel. He has a degree in anthropology, has worked in Turkey and taught English as a foreign language. Paul is a keen sportsman and particularly enjoys surfing, mountain biking and snowboarding.