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Fernando Mejia » The Americas towards London 2012

Tradition and creativity

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I’ve recently read that the Kenyan Athletics Team decided to change its selection process for the London 2012 competitions. Kenya is a power house of middle and long distance runners, but this year one of the most demanding trials in the world will take place outside its national territory and will be held in the United States during a prestigious athletics meeting. This decision of the Athletics Kenya (AK) has … Read more »Tradition and creativity

It’s not over ‘till it’s over

Entrega de la Villa Olímpica / Foto: Cortesía de London 2012 website

For many people, July 27 is still a distant date. Little less than 180 days. Basically, half a year. However, if this time is part of the finishing stage of a 7 year project, for example the organisation of the most sustainable and greenest Olympic games ever, the last 6 months don’t seem to be enough time. The Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) which is the organisation in charge of the … Read more »It’s not over ‘till it’s over