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|Updated||October 14, 2013|
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London Olympics 2012 Countdown
2012 Olympics, or “London 2012”
The 2012 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXX Olympiad or “London 2012 Olympic Games”, are scheduled to take place in London, England, United Kingdom from 27 July to 12 August 2012.
During the closing ceremony of the 2008 Olympics, the Olympic Flag was formally handed over from the Mayor of Beijing to the Mayor of London. This was followed by a section highlighting London, One month later, the Olympic and Paralympic flags were raised outside the London City Hall
Countdown clock in Trafalgar Square
A countdown clock in Trafalgar Square was unveiled, 500 days before the games.The same location hosted one of a number of events to mark a year before the games
The Opening ceremony of 2012 Summer Olympics will be called ‘The Isles of Wonder’. Oscar Winning director Danny Boyle will be the artistic director for the spectacular opening ceremony.
It was confirmed in February 2012 that Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh will officially open the games at the opening ceremony, and a short film, starring Daniel Craig as secret agent James Bond, will be screened during the television coverage of the ceremony.
Keep track of every single event happening in London Olympics 2012 . Track events such as
Opening and Closing Ceremonies
Wrestling (Greco and Normal)
Olympic Games, les jeux olympiques , juegos olimpicos, die Olympischen Spiele
The 2012 Summer Olympic programme features 26 sports and a total of 39 disciplines. The 2012 Paralympic Games programme has 20 sports and 21 disciplines. For the first time, women’s boxing in included in the programme, with 40 athletes competing in five different weight classes. There is a special dispensation to allow the various shooting events to go ahead, which would otherwise be illegal under UK gun law.
The 2012 Summer Olympics torch relay will be run from 19 May – 27 July 2012, prior to the 2012 Summer Olympics. Plans for the relay have been further developed in 2010–11, with the torch bearer selection process announced on 18 May 2011. The torch relay will arrive on 18 May 2012 from Greece. The relay will last 70 days, with 66 evening celebrations, six Island Visits with about 8,000 people carrying the torch 300 m (330 yd) each, starting from Land’s End in Cornwall
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