Tag: 2012 olympics
The following infographic by Trophy Store depicts Team Great Britain’s medal haul with a few other interesting facts and figures from the London 2012 Summer Olympics.
The Olympics is widely considered the largest sporting event in the world, but that hasn’t always been the case. To illustrate just how big the Games have become, this infographic from Sparksheet traces all the major technological advancements, Games milestones and sponsorship deals from 1986 to 2012.
Check out how great (or small!) a chance each type of young athlete has of earning a spot on the United States Olympic team in the following infographic published by eCollegeFinder.org. Along with natural ability and determined training, these stats show the chances U.S. high school-aged athletes have of getting to the Summer Olympic Games in hopes of bringing home the gold.
Force Factor has compiled surprising new statistics on the body types of some of the fittest people on the planet: US Olympic athletes. Taking a closer look at the height, weight, and BMI of America’s Olympic athletes is sure to challenge your conception of fitness.
This infographic from SmartBidNet features the general contractors, materials, and construction behind the 2012 London Olympic Village. Find out how much the venues cost to build, how green technology is being implemented, and even the fate of the venues after the Summer Games are finished and the athletes have gone home.
LondonTown.com presents this wonderfully illustrated infographic showing all of the Olympic venues, including what events are taking place and the easiest travel plans.
The Olympic games are some of the most expensive mega events the World has ever seen. This infographic from Payday Loans provides information about the rising cost of the games.
From medal counters to trivia, we’ve gathered some of the best apps for this summer’s competitions. See infographic from Hotels Cheap below to see the top apps and get ready for an exciting summer of Olympic gaming!
Athletes wait their whole lives for a chance to compete for that shiny gold medal. The Olympic Medal is truly the ultimate prize for these competitors, but the allure of it all tends to outshine the history behind it. Navis Pack & Ship provides us a look inside the history of the Olympic medal.
With the London 2012 Olympic games drawing closer and closer, DiscountCoder.com takes a peek at some of the all important, and not so important numbers surround the event in the following infographic entitled, “London 2012: By The Numbers.”