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London Olympics Cycling

The 2012 Olympics track cycling events will be held at the Velodrome in the Olympic Park. The nearest entrance to the Velodrome being the North entrance to the park, with Leyton Station being the closest underground tube station.

Update On The British National Lottery And The 2012 Olympic Games

It is now just over a year to go before the start of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London. The city of London is gearing up as the host of both the Olympic and the Paralympic Games, as is the British National Lottery, which is raising around Β£2.2 billion to fund the gigantic events. The money raised from the National Lottery will help to provide five new sports facilities for the Games including the main Olympic Stadium, Handball Arena, Hockey Centre, Velo Park and the Aquatic Centre. The 80 000 seat Olympic Stadium will be the focus of the sports facilities and will hold the opening and closing ceremonies as well as the track and field events. Progress has been good and the facilities are ready to be tested by the Olympic officials this summer.

Olympic Games for Multinational Space Colonies Considered

Will space colonists be able to participate in Olympic Games in the future? It seems unfair that the future space colonists living off planet will not be able to participate in the Olympic Games, thus something must be done to allow them to play. Not long ago, this topic came up at our think tank, which happens to operate online and we dared to ask the question of this brave new future and challenged our minds to boldly go.

Primary Airspace Restrictions for South-East England

Airspace restrictions will be placed around all 2011 Olympic Games venues in the South East of England. The major airspace restriction will be centred on London and the Olympic Stadium. These will be in force from 13 July 2012 to 12 September 2012. Airspace restrictions around other Games venues will only be in place for the duration of the event at each venue, in line with those used for major sporting events. Extra security restrictions may be placed on flights at any time. All restrictions are from ground level to the base of controlled airspace.

Sports Doping and the Price of Winning

Doping in sports has a long history and more prevalent than we imagine. Athletes have paid a high price for seeking dangerous means to victory and glory.

The History of Modern Olympic Games and Their Symbols

Great Olympics was the excellent organization of the event equaled with a high level of performance from the athletes. The prestige of the Olympics definitely gained as a result of these Games.

History of the Olympic Flame

The Olympic flame is a symbol of sustainability of the Olympic idea. For the first time it was flashed during the Games IX Olympiad in Amsterdam, but it was done without any accompanying celebration. Only since the Berlin Olympics in 1936, has it been an established custom of carrying the fire by relay runners from ancient Athens to Olympia to the next Olympic city. In Olympia, the fire is lit, from the sun, which takes place in the ruins of the temple of Hera with a concave mirror.

2012 London Olympics Tickets Finally Go On Sale!

The games itself are indeed special. They united the different continents from around the world, who gather in one area to witness the United States and China pick up a lot more gold than should be allowed.

Get Ready For The Olympic Games 2012 – Tickets Now On Sale

With only 500 days till the opening ceremony, tickets for the Olympic Games in London have gone on sale today (15th March 2011). Those hoping to attend one of the many events can apply to get their hands on one of the 6.6 million tickets available from the London 2012 website over a 6 week period.

2010 Winter Olympics – The Luge Event

Sliding down a icy track at speeds approaching triple digits is at best heart wrenching and at worst life threatening. However there are people, usually men, who climb on the smallest of sleds called the luge and hurl themselves down the side of a mountain.

Olympic World Records – What is the Best Time to Compete?

We’ve all heard about the circadian rhythm and its profound effects on our bodies. Humans have evolved along with the natural light cycles of our Earth as it spins and goes around the sun. There is a reason that your body does better when it sleeps at night time rather than during the day.

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