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London 2012

London Update -- 2012 Strives to Find Mountain Bike Site

June 10, 2008

The UCI rejects London's original mountain bike proposal: Weald County Park. (LOCOG)  Venue Relocation Test for 2012 Organizers London 2012 organizers appea...

2,012 Days to Greenest-Ever Olympics?

January 23, 2006

 (ATR) London 2012 organizers set out their goals to deliver the "greenest Games ever seen" on this day, marking 2,012 days before the start of the 2012 Olympics.The Olympic D...

Press Release: London Diversity Strategy

January 19, 2007

 Olympic Delivery Authority begins consultation on Equality and Diversity StrategyThe Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) today published its draft Equal...

IOC Inspectors Arrive in London

May 20, 2008

Denis Oswald chairs the London Coordination Commission. (Getty Images)  (ATR) The IOC Coordination Commission for London opens its three-day inspection of p...

IOC Inspectors Check Progress of Olympic Park; Mayor Appoints LOCOG Rep

May 20, 2008

Commission member Anita DeFrantz talks to LOCOG chief executive Paul Deighton on the opening day of the IOC co-com's visit to London. (ATR/Andrew Baker)   ...

IOC Commission Hears of Cross-party Support for London Olympics

May 21, 2008

Tory David Cameron may be the British prime minister when the Games begin. (Getty Images)  (ATR) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and opposition leaders ...

IOC Commission Chief Heaps Praise on London 2012 Officials

May 22, 2008

IOC Coordination Commission chair Denis Oswald gives a glowing endorsement of London's Olympic preparations following the commission's three-day ...

London Olympic Stadium Construction Underway

May 23, 2008

ODA chair John Armitt discusses the Olympic Stadium project with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, LOCOG chair Sebastian Coe and London Mayor Boris Johnso...

London Update: Torch Protests Fail to Knock Sponsorship Drive

April 18, 2008

Denis Oswald, head of the IOC watchdog for London, will scrutinize sponsorship issues when his team visits next month. (ATR)  (ATR) Olympic organizers have ...

London Update: Major Olympic Construction Begins with IOC Visit

May 09, 2008

'Big Build' Phase Kicks Off with Olympic Stadium The start of construction work on London's 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium will coincide with the International Olympic Committee ...

London Update: New Mayor Opens Olympic Brief, Aquatics Centre, IOC Visit

May 16, 2008

London sport minister Kate Hoey and Mayor Boris Johnson, who wears a blue London 2012 pin on his lapel. (Getty Images)  Mayor Johnson Meets Olympic Board Ne...

London Update: New Venues for Slalom and Fencing

April 11, 2008

Move for Canoe, Fencing The leader of the Olympic Delivery Authority tells Around the Rings that new venues for canoe slalom and fencing have been chosen for London 2012. Alte...