You can read the Play Chess Online section of the user guide for more details on how to use the new playing feature. Claim Now or After your move. Beijing Vancouver London Sochi Up to , spectators a day entered the Park to enjoy the Games, making it the principal focus of Olympic activity. Date 27 Jul - 12 Aug.
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To view your previous games, go to the History tab. List View Board View. The reverse features an abstract design with the Games emblem at its centre as a metaphor for the modern city. Wenlock takes his name from the town of Much Wenlock in Shropshire, which still hosts the traditional Much Wenlock Games. These were one of Pierre de Coubertin's sources of inspiration for the modern Olympic Games. Date 27 Jul - 12 Aug. London by numbers The Olympic Games are one of the biggest and most complex events in the world, as highlighted by some of these mind-boggling facts and figures: Greece, Great Britain More info.
Aerial shot of the stadium aglow London - The stunning Opening Ceremony firework show lights up the Olympic Stadium and the east London night. A night of drama at Stratford London - Smoke and lighting provide a dramatic backdrop for dancers in one of the later sections of film director Danny Boyle's incredible 'Isles of Wonder' Opening Ceremony. London , Torch Relay. Athletics , m , Jamaica , London , Men.
Cutting through the water London - a swimmer ploughs through the water in heats for the women's 50m freestyle at the Aquatics Centre.