On Wednesday, on August 29, the opening ceremony of the XIV Summer Paralympic Games 2012 will take place.

More than 15.000 volunteers, 1.500 pupils including, were involved in the preparation for the ceremony. The performance is aimed at demonstrating the advantages of the deaf and artists with disabilities.

The show will start with the flying of the Aerobiliti team, the British charity organization, which trains people with disabilities to become pilots.

After raising the national flag of the United Kingdom and performing the anthem, the parade of the participating countries the Games is to begin. The Federations will take positions in alphabetical order, and the home team will close the column. After that, there will be raised the flag with the emblem of the Paralympics "Agitos' (Latin "agito" -"I move"), consisting of three multi-colored arcs - red, blue and green - the colors that are most often found on the national flags. There also will be lit symbolic Paralympic flame that will burn until the end of the competition.

A special role in the ceremony is given to Queen Elizabeth II - the first time in history, she will open the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Her Majesty, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh will appeal to all audience, "I declare the Paralympic Games in London 2012 open".

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