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Countdown Begins for the Much Awaited London Olympics 2012


London, the main city city of Great britain in 2012 will be hosting the greatest game of the world- the Olympics. The olympic Games 2012, officially referred to as the XXX Olympiad are scheduled to happen from 27 July to 12 August 2012. London would have the grand distinction of officially hosting the current olympic Games three times; both previous times being in 1908 and in 1948. London successfully competed against Moscow, New york city, Madrid and Paris after four rounds of voting before being supply the honor on 6 July 2005 throughout the 117th IOC Session in Singapore to be the Olympics host city. Sebastian Coe, the former Olympic champion headed the bidding team. As a result of olympic games 2012 london, the city has witnessed a vast variety of developmental activities previously 2 or 3 years, specially themed towards sustainability Wembley Stadium, Wembley Arena, Wimbledon All England Club, Lord's Cricket Ground, The O2 Arena, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, and the Excel Centre would be the previous venues that would be used again, combined with newer ones, where work is being conducted.

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olympic games schedule 2012 and dates have been resolved through various deliberations and immense efforts. Work remains onto fine tune the time table. A few of the Muslim representatives from different countries have protested contrary to the dates overlapping with the fasting month of Ramadan, which in 2012 is from 20 July to 19 August and asked for rescheduling. The Olympic Games 2012 in London will be organizing several sporting events such as for example aquatics, athletics, swimming, archery, lawn tennis, table tennis and so forth The Olympic Games 2012 Events would in total have 26 sports and a total of 38 disciplines. London's bid had featured 28 sports, alike the other recent Summer Olympics; nevertheless , however the IOC voted to drop baseball and softball from the 2012 Games two days after selecting London while the host city. After deciding to drop the 2 sports, the IOC held a vote on whether or not to displace them.

The Organizers of London Olympics 2012 have estimated that 8 million tickets would be arranged for the Games, and that 1 . 5 million tickets would be there for the Paralympics Games. The Ticket sign-up programme in great britain premiered on 22 March 2010 and the application internet site was inaugurated on 15 March 2011 until 26 April 2011. Online olympic game tickets and price details are mentioned on the Games internet site. The ticket prices fall in the range of £20 for many events to £2, 012, which will be the highest prices going for the opening ceremony seats.

Logo has been one of many things that had many interested about the London Olympics 2012. Initially two London 2012 logos were considered: one was for the bidding process produced by Kino Design another was to serve since the brand for the Games themselves. The former one is a ribbon with blue, yellow, black, green, and red stripes winding through the text "LONDON 2012, " denoting the River Thames in East London. The latter was designed by Wolff Olins also it got unmasked on 4 June 2007 and cost £400, 000. This new logo represents graphically the amount 2012, with the Olympic Rings fixed within the zero.

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