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London Olympics 2012

July 25, 2012  by: Nupur  Points: 15   Category: Olympics    Views: 903

This article on London Olympics will give details of the fantastic event which is to take place in just two days at Olympic Stadium, Stratford in London, United Kingdom. There is much excitement and enthusiasm seen in the athletes as well as the sports lovers and fans worldwide. This article will highlight the dates and schedules of your favourite game events. You can check for tickets from the official website mentioned here.

         

The London Olympics 2012 is a big event awaited by sports lovers from all over the world. Countdown for the opening ceremony of the grand show has already started. The sports extravaganza is just round the corner. The final preparations are done, security is beefed up. Everyone has kept fingers crossed for a bright day on the auspicious occasion of the Opening ceremony of the grand showcase of the athletes from 204 (estimated) countries from all over the world. Atheletes have already reached to show their talents and skills in the different game shows. With much pressure to win medals for their countries they are making themselves at home in the biggest Olympic village at Stratford London..

London Olympics 2012 : Venue, date and time.


Venue

Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, England, United Kingdom. The Olympic stadium includes the Olympic village which will host 17,000 athletes, paralympic athletes, media and officials. It has a medical aid unit, restaurants, shops and leisure facilities. It includes the Velodrome which will host track and paralympic track cycling. It has a hockey center at Riverview arena, Wembly arena for Badminton event. Archery event will take place at the Lord’s Cricket ground. It has Aquatic center with a long wave like roof almost 160 meters in length. Olympic Stadium has a capacity of 80,000 seat arena.

Date of Events

27th July to 12th of August 2012.

Opening ceremony

The opening ceremony will take place on the 27th of July 2012, it is called “The Isles of Wonder”. The Olympic game show will be opened by Queen Elizabeth 2 and Prince Philip.

Closing ceremony

The closing ceremony will be on the 12th of August 2012.

Ticket availability

Tickets for the various game events are available at the official website of London Olympics 2012. The website is www.tickets.london2012.com.

Note - Sports lovers be careful of fake or duplicate tickets. Do not buy tickets from unauthorized websites.

Schedules of the various Olympic events, 2012


1. Archery – 27th of July to the 3rd of August 2012.

2. Athletics – 27th of July to the 12th of August 2012.

3. Badminton – 28th of July to the 5th of August 2012.

4. Basketball – 28th of July to the 12th of August 2012.

5. Beach Volleyball – 28th of July to the 9th of August 2012.

6. Boxing – 28th of July to the 12th of August 2012.

7. Canoe-Sprint – 6th to 11th August 2012.

8. Canoe-slolom - 29th of July to the 2nd of August 2012.

9. Cycling-BMX – 8th to 10th of August 2012.

10. Cycling mountain-bike – 11th and 12th August 2012.

11. Cycling Track – 2nd to 7th August 2012.

12. Cycling Road – 28th, 29th July and 1st of August 2012.

13. Diving – 29th July to 1st of August and 3rd to the 11th August 2012.

14. Equestrian – 28th to 31st July and 2nd to 9th August 2012.

15. Fencing – 28th July to the 5th August 2012.

16. Football – 25th and 26th July, 28th and 29th July, 31st July and 1st of August, 3rdand 4th August, 6th and 7th August, 9th and 11th August 2012.

17. Gymnastics- Rhythmic – 9th to 12th August 2012.

18. Gymnastics- Artistic – 28thJuly to 2nd August and 5th to 7th August 2012.

19. Handball – 28th July to 12th August 2012.

20. Hockey – 29th July to 11th August 2012.

21. Judo – 28th July to 3rd August 2012.

22. Modern Pentathion – 11th and 12th August 2012.

23. Rowing – 28th July to 4th of August 2012.

24. Sailing – 29th July to 4th of August 2012.

25. Shooting – 28th July to 6th of August 2012.

26. Swimming – 28th of July to 4th of August and 8th to 10th of August 2012.

27. Synchronized swimming – 5th to 7th of August and 9th and 10th August 2012.

28. Table tennis – 28th July to 8th of August 2012.

29. Table wondo – 8th to 11th of August 2012.

30. Tempoline – 4th to 7th August 2012.

31. Tennis – 28th of July to 5th of August 2012.

32. Volleyball – 28th of July to 12th of August.

33. Water Polo – 29th July to 10th August and 12th of August 2012.

34. Weighing – 28th July to 1st of August and 3rd to 7th of August 2012.

35. Wrestling – 5th to 12 ht August 2012.

Note - There can be changes in the schedules of the events by London 2012. For schedule updates please check the url that follows:
www.london2012.com/spectators/tickets/schedules-updates/




Comment(s)
Author: Joseph        
Posted Date: 07/29/2012    Points:4    

Olympics celebrations is now become one of the wonders of the world and it is a track where people living in different country can show there talents to the world. Every players has one word "Nothing is impossible". Because they practiced very passionately for this match. Now the london prepared a great venues and events to attract the visitors. It is nice to hear everything. Every players have one aim and one mind the gold medal.
Very good information keep it up.

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