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London 2012 Mountain Bike test event

Some of the world’s best riders competed in the Hadleigh Farm Mountain Bike International on Sunday as part of the London Prepares series.

Sign up for Paralympic Games tickets

Applications for Paralympic Games tickets open on 9 September 2011.

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London 2012 Festival

Leading artists from all over the world will come together for the UK-wide London 2012 Festival on 21 June   9 September 2012.

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Olympic medals unveiled

The London 2012 Olympic medals have been unveiled to mark one year to go to the Olympic Games.

Read Jonathan Edwards' blog about their design and importance

London 2012 Shop

Join in the countdown to the Games with a range of great products from the London 2012 shop.

Items are available now from our online shop, or at London 2012 stores around London


Olympic Games 27 July-12 Aug 2012

360 Days to go

Paralympic Games 29 Aug-9 Sept 2012

393 Days to go


Now and then: Boccia
Uzma, Marketing Assistant
01 August 2011
Photos of the week: one year to go and counting
Uzma, Marketing Assistant
29 July 2011
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Olympic Stadium camera 1

Olympic Stadium camera 1

Take a look at our venues as they're built. Watch progress over time.

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One year to go to London 2012

One year to go to London 2012

See all the action from the one year...

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London 2012 hoodies
London 2012 shops
A full range of merchandise is available through our online store or in the official London 2012 shops.
Olympic Stadium aerial
View some of the photos from the Olympic Park and events around the UK as the countdown to the Games continues.
Wenlock the Strong Weightlifter mascot
Follow Wenlock and Mandeville on their journey around the UK, or have a go at one of their exciting games.
Boxing, Men's Middle (75kg) Quarterfinal, Beijing 2008
Find out about the sports that will feature at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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