Olympic Park

IOC says London is ready to host the Olympic Games

The Olympic Park in Straford

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission for London 2012 concludes its 10th and final visit to the 2012 host city with the message that London is ready to welcome the world’s best athletes and Olympic and Paralympic fans this summer.

London 2012: Organisers reveal plans for World Sport Day in June

World Sport Day Launch at the Copper Box,Olympic Park/ Photo: LOCOG

Schools and colleges across the UK are encouraged to start planning how they are going to celebrate the athletes and cultures of the world on London 2012 World Sport Day, presented by Lloyds TSB, on Monday 25 June 2012.

London 2012 unveils anti-doping laboratory

L-R Hugh Robertson,Paul Deighton (LOCOG),Andrew Witty (GSK),Prof. David Cowan

The anti-doping laboratory which will operate during the London 2012 Games has today been unveiled by the London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG).

London 2012: Olympic Park set for test events from February

Aerial view of the Aquatics Centre and the Olympic Stadium / © ODA

With the imminent handover of the Olympic Park to the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), the park is expected to host a number of pre-Games events for elite athletes, schools and members of the public next month.

London 2012: Olympics venues christened to mark 200th-day countdown

London 2012 Olympic Park Map / Photo Credit: Credit - LOCOG

To mark the 200 days-to-go countdown, the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today confirmed new Games-time names for selected venues and spectator areas in the Olympic Park.

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