8.8 Million Tickets
204 National Olympic Committees
34 Gold 29 Gold
43 Silver 17 Silver
43 Bronze 19 Bronze
19 May 2012 saw the commencement of the Olympic torch relay, lighting up towns & villages across the UK as the Opening Ceremony to an historical sports extravaganza took place on the 27 July 2012.
With the first medal to the games being awarded on the 28 July 2012, the Olympic Games came to a close on 12 August 2012, paving the way for an historic Paralympic Games torch relay on the 24 August 2012.
With a breathtaking opening ceremony that took place on the 29 August 2012, the first Paralympic medals were awarded on
30 August 2012 as the games came to a close on 9 September 2012 after an historic
T44 100m Gold Medal Win by Jonnie Peacock MBE in 10.90s on 6 September 2012.
Congratulations to all!