What happened in the 2012 Olympics?
London became the first city to host the modern Olympics three times, having previously hosted the Summer Games in 1908 and in 1948.
2012 Summer Olympics.
|The basic shape of 2012 Olympics logo. Other color variants are shown below.|
|Host city||London, United Kingdom|
|Events||302 in 26 sports (39 disciplines)|
Where did Britain finish in the 2012 Olympics?
Great Britain finished the Summer Olympic Games with a total of 65 medals (29 gold, 18 silver, and 18 bronze), coming third in the medal table rankings, and fourth in the total number of medal rankings.
How many medals won in Olympics 2012?
Host nation Great Britain won 29 gold medals and 65 overall medals making it the most successful Olympics performance for that nation since the 1908 edition.
2012 Summer Olympics medal table.
|2012 Summer Olympics medals|
|Location||London, Great Britain|
|Most gold medals||United States (47)|
|Most total medals||United States (104)|
Has Australia ever won the Olympics?
Australia has sent athletes to all editions of the modern Olympic Games. Australia has competed in every Summer Olympic Games, as well as every Winter Olympics except 1924–32 and 1948.
Medals by Summer Games.
Who won the Olympics 2010?
Athletes from Slovakia and Belarus won the first Winter Olympic gold medals for their nations. Cross-country skier Marit Bjørgen from Norway won five medals (three gold, one silver, one bronze), more than any other athlete.
|Nation||Totals (26 nations)|
Where are the 2024 Olympics?
Have Great Britain ever won the Olympics?
Sir Steve Redgrave is the only British Olympian to win a gold medal in five consecutive Olympic Games, winning his first in 1984 Los Angeles and last in 2000 Sydney.
|Great Britain at the Olympics|
|Medals Ranked 3rd||Gold 296 Silver 320 Bronze 332 Total 948|