The Maasai Olympics

Hunting for medals 寻猎奖牌


In the shadows of Mount Kilimanjaro, warriors are warming up.

They're competing in the Maasai Olympics.

The event was brought about to discourage the traditional practice of hunting, which has taken the local lion population to the brink of extinction.

The games will allow young men to showcase their skills and also preserve the big cats.

Vocabulary 词汇:

warming up 热身

brought about 推出,带来

the brink of extinction 濒临灭绝

showcase 展示

big cats 狮子