Google Doodle on Friday is marking the London Olympics 2012, the sporting event is being held from July 27 to August 12, the doodle shows 5 athletes – incidentally also the number of rings in the Olympic logo – playing different Olympic sports, including football, swimming and athletics.
The 2012 Summer Olympics will see 81 Indian athletes taking part in 13 disciplines in the Games.
The stage is set and the athletes are primed as the seven-year countdown to the London 2012 Olympics reaches its finale with Friday’s much-anticipated opening ceremony.
The three-hour spectacle, expected to be watched by a global television audience of up to one billion, will mark the beginning of 17 days of athletic endeavour which will create heroes, shatter dreams and fire national pride.
The event is scheduled to begin on July 27, 2012 in London’s Olympic Stadium, built for the games. The art direct of the ceremony will be Danny Boyle, producer and British film director Oscar winner Slumdog Millionaire, who seek to make the show has a place in the list of the best opening of the Olympics.
This ceremony is expected to see again the skies the Concorde supersonic aircraft, which fell into disuse in 2003.
The event “London Olympics Opening Ceremony 2012” is 07/27/2012 21:00 (UTC / GMT +01:00) London, UK.