As the great dome ofSt.Paul’s reflects thecolors of the settingsun, London comesalive with anunrivaled event- TheLondon Olympics2012
The most awaited day forLondon , titled ‘Isles ofWonder, marked its beginningon 27th July 2012 at 9 p.m.The opening ceremony at thegrounds of London Games sawsome of the finest athletesfrom more than 200 nationswalk through the aisle. With thestart of the event, Londonmarked the history for the thirdtime for hosting the world’sbiggest and most significantsporting event.
The ceremony was ‘for everyone’ and commemorated some of thecontributions the UK has made to the world through technology andinnovation. It also showcased sport, inspiration, youth and urbantransformation as the key themes and priorities of London Olympics.The finale of the event was followed by igniting the Olympic Cauldron,formed by 205 copper petals representing the competing nations get-together at the London Games. Seven young torchbearers nominated byBritain’s past and present Olympic greats were honored for the event
Other highlights of the dayIncluded the Queen’s visit at the stadiumwith Jacques Rogge The Olympic Rings projected on the House
And the Olympic stadium in London, which was the centerfocus venue for all the 2012 London Olympic andParalympics Games, the final stop in the Olympics torchrelay and the venue of the athletic events as well as theopening and closing ceremony.
Thank You Aug 14 2012Michael Haas | Cheaptickets.sg