The London 2012 Games were centred around the Olympic Park in East London, which is the site of a number of new sports venues. Up to 180,000 spectators a day entered the Park to enjoy the Games, making it the principal focus of Olympic activity.
How many attended London 2012 Olympics?
attracted more than 16 million unique visitors during the Games, breaking the previous record of 10.6 million during the 2008 Games. brought together more than 3,000 athletes and nearly 300,000 Olympic fans to meet and interact online.
How many athletes were in London 2012?
Danny Boyle’s stunning Opening Ceremony was a fitting marker for the rest of the Games as more than 10,000 athletes from 204 National Olympic Committees participated across London and the wider United Kingdom.
Who won the 2012 Olympics overall?
Tokyo Olympics: Team GB match London 2012 with 65 medals won as Kenny and Price take gold. Team GB have matched their medal total from London 2012 on the final day of the Tokyo Games.
How old was the youngest runner in the 2012 Olympic final?
The youngest participant in the athletics competition was Andorran 15-year-old Cristina Llovera while the oldest was 46-year-old Ukrainian Oleksandr Dryhol. South African Oscar Pistorius became the first amputee sprinter to compete at the Olympics.
Which country has won the most Olympics?
Here are the 10 countries with the most Olympic medals:
- United States (2827 medals)
- United Kingdom (883 medals)
- Germany (855 medals)
- France (840 medals)
- Italy (701 medals)
- Sweden (652 medals)
- China (608 medals)
- Russia (546 medals)
Who won 2010 Olympics?
Athletes from Slovakia and Belarus won the first Winter Olympic gold medals for their nations. Cross-country skier Marit Bjørgen from Norway won five medals (three gold, one silver, one bronze), more than any other athlete.
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