2012 Summer Olympics is host by London(United Kingdom) from 27 july to 12 august 2012.this is the XXX(30th) Olympics in the olympics history.this olympics is 3rd olympics which is hosted by london.in the past london hosted two olympics event successfully,first in 1908 and second in 1948.for host the 2012 summer olympics,nine cities were in competition such as London,Havana,Istanbul,Leipzig,Madrid,Moscow, New York,Paris and Rio de Janeiro but on 18th may 2004,International Olympics Committee(IOC) choose the London for the 2012 summer olympics.venues are selected for the London olympics 2012.Logo of the London(summer) Olympics 2012 was an executed by the London organizing committee for the Olympics games.opening ceremony of the london olympics will be on 27 july 2012 and closing ceremony will be on 12 august 2012.
In london olympics 2012,205 countries participate and 12,500 athletes are participating in the London(summer) Olympics.300 events will be organize in 26 sports in london olympics.7.7 million ticket will be available for olympics games and for spectator and 1.5 million ticket available for Paralympics games.they will be on sale in 2011 means one year ago of the starting london olympics 2012.ticket price will be in under £20.for the reduce traffic, ticketholders would be entitled to free use of London's public transportation network on the day of the event and It is estimated that 82% of available Olympic tickets and 63% of Paralympics tickets will be sold.Marathon, Triathlon and Road cycling are the free event for the london public.
The budget for hosting the 2012 Olympics was announced by the london olympic minister Tessa Jowell.the total budget for the London olympics is £9.345 billion.from the total budget £9.345,£5.3 billion for the olympic park and other venue in east london which is used in 2012 olympics, £2.7 billion is for contingency fund,£600 million is for security and £840 million is VAT bill for the 2012 london olympics which was announced by Tessa Jowell.extra £675 million would be taken from National Lottery funding, including £425 million from the Big Lottery Fund and £250 million from other good causes, pushing the total lottery contribution up to £2.17 billion.
Venues and preparation for the London Olympics 2012
The 2012 Olympics game and Paralympic game will be use a many new venues with historic facilities.one of the most important and wonderful venue from other venues is London Olympic Stadium.capacity of the this stadium is 80,000 seater spectators. This image is a computer generated impression of an unconstructed building, used to promote the 2012 London(Summer) Olympics.London olympics stadium is under the construction and it should be completed in shortly.this stadium is placed at the East London.
for the Football in London olympics 2012,venue was selected and that is the Wembley Stadium.Wembley stadium is the Football stadium which is located at Wembley park,London, United Kingdom.this stadium is the most expensive ever built.the cost for the construction of the Wembley Stadium is £800 million.the capacity of the stadium is 90,000 which is second large in world.this stadium is the largest in the world with every seat under cover.This stadium contains 2,618 toilets which is more than any other venue in the world. This stadium has a circumference of 1 km.
The O2 is select for the Gymnastics and Basket Ball games in London Olympics 2012.the O2 is located at Greenwich Peninsula,South East London,UK. It was built largely within the former Millennium Dome.this is the one type of Entertainment District.structure of this is fully completed by Steel & tensioned fabric.owner of the O2 is English Partnerships (Ultimate owner of Dome and Land).Height of the O2 is 50 meters at its highest point.The O2’s former name was Millenium Dome because it’s dome is special.the O2 including indoor arena,restaurants,bars and pizzas counters.
All England club at Wimbledon is choose for the Tennis in London Olympics 2012.this ground is one history because Wimbledon ground was in acted more than 200 years and with this club one major tournament of the tennis named as a Wimbledon Championship’s name included.Wimbledon means “Wynnman's hill”.center court of the Wimbledon is like as a one History because at this court many tennis player made it’s record and many tennis player break the previous record.Roger Federer is the one of the most successful tennis player with his 15 grand slam title.
Lord’s Cricket Ground selected for the Archery in London Olympics 2012.this ground is located at St John’s Wood,London,UK.Lord’s cricket ground was open in 1814 and still present so,this is also one historical ground for cricket.seating capacity of the ground is 29,000.owner of this ground is Marylebone cricket club.at this ground always cricket played but in london olympics 2012 only archery’ competition included in this ground.this ground is Lord’s of cricket and all other ground and this ground named as a “Macca of Cricket”.
The London Underground is a rapid transit system serving between Greater London and it’s neighboring areas like Essex,Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire. the underground has 270 station and 400km long track and 11 lines.at the present time this is the longest underground metro system in the world.number of station including with underground metro which is also one record.the first section of the London Underground was opened in 1863 and it was the first underground system in the world.this will be very useful in London olympics for the transportation of the spectator from it’s source to destination.
All time Great Athletes
|Athlete ||Nation ||Sports ||Sex ||Olympics ||Gold ||Silver ||Bronze ||Total |
|Michael Phelps ||USA ||Swimming ||Male ||2000-2008 ||14 ||0 ||2 ||16 |
|Larissa Latynina ||Soviet Union ||Gymnastics ||Female ||1956-1964 ||9 ||5 ||4 ||18 |
|Paavo Nurmi ||Finland ||Athletics ||Male ||1920-1928 ||9 ||3 ||0 ||12 |
|Mark Spitz ||USA ||Swimming ||Male ||1968-1972 ||9 ||1 ||1 ||11 |
|Carl Lewis ||USA ||Athletics ||Male ||1984-1996 ||9 ||1 ||0 ||10 |
|Bjorn Daehlie ||Norway ||cross Country Skiing ||Male ||1992-1998 ||8 ||4 ||0 ||12 |
|Birgit Fischer ||Germany ||Canoeing ||Female ||1980-2004 ||8 ||4 ||0 ||12 |
|Sawao Kato ||Japan ||Gymnastics ||Male ||1968-1976 ||8 ||3 ||1 ||12 |
|Jenny Thompson ||USA ||Swimming ||Female ||1992-2004 ||8 ||3 ||1 ||12 |
|Matt Biondi ||USA ||Swimming ||Male ||1984-1992 ||8 ||2 ||1 ||11 |