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Olympic 2012 Venues

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 14
Aquatics Centre

During the London 2012 Games the Aquatics Centre will be the venue for Swimming, Paralympic Swimming, Diving, Synchronised Swimming, Water Polo and the Aquatics discipline of the Modern Pentathlon.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 12
Basketball Arena

The Basketball Arena will host Basketball, Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Rugby and the final stages of the Handball competition during the London 2012 Games.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 11
BMX Track

The 6,000-seat BMX Circuit is being built alongside the Velodrome. After the Games, it will form part of the legacy VeloPark to be funded and managed by the Lee Valley Regional Park Authority.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 13
Brands Hatch

During the London 2012 Paralympic Games the Road Cycling discipline will be held at Brands Hatch, home of numerous international racing events.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 12
City of Coventry Stadium

The City of Coventry Stadium is home to Championship club Coventry City. It is ideally located in the centre of England, in a city which already has strong links with London 2012.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 13
Copper Box

The Copper Box will be the venue for Handball, Goalball and the Fencing discipline of Modern Pentathlon during the London 2012 Games.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 12
Earls Court

In 2012 Earls Court will be turned into a 15,000 seat arena ready for the Games.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 11
Eton Dorney

Eton Dorney will be the venue for Rowing, Paralympic Rowing and Canoe Sprint events during the London 2012 Games.

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Eton Manor

The sporting facilities at Eton Manor will be the venue for Wheelchair Tennis during the London 2012 Games.

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ExCeL

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 11
ExCeL

The LOCOG venues team will be creating arenas in the 100 acre space to host the events.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 13
Greenwich Park

Greenwich Park will host the Equestrian competition and the riding and combined running and shooting event of the Modern Pentathlon. Crowds of 23,000 in the main arena and more in the park will be able to enjoy the competitions. The...

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 12
Hadleigh Farm

A new temporary Mountain Bike course will be created within Hadleigh Farm. The Mountain Bike Course will be prepared with temporary grandstands and facilities to be built in the lead...

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 15
Hampden Park

Hampden Park recently completed a £70m refurbishment and is now rated as a five-star venue by UEFA, the governing body of European Football.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 11
Hampton Court Palace

During the London 2012 Olympic Games, the Cycling Time Trial will take place on the roads around the stunning Hampton Court Palace, formerly home to many famous monarchs.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 11
Horse Guards Parade

Beach Volleyball on the Prime Minister's doorstep. Who would have thought it?

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 15
Hyde Park

3,000 spectators will enjoy a grandstand view of the finishing area for London 2012 events, with many thousands more able to watch as the athletes swim, cycle and run on...

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IBC/MPC

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 13
IBC/MPC

The International Broadcast Centre/Main Press Centre (IBC/MPC) will be a 24-hour media hub for around 20,000 broadcasters, photographers and journalists - bringing the Games to an estimated four billion people...

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 11
Lee Valley White Water Centre

The Broxbourne White Water Canoe Centre will be the venue for Canoe Slalom during the London 2012 Olympic Games

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 14
Lord's Cricket Ground

Lord's Cricket Ground has been home to cricket since 1814 and regularly hosts both test matches and one day international matches.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 14
The Mall

During the London 2012 Games, the Olympic and Paralympic Marathons and the Olympic Cycling Road Races will start and finish in The Mall – an iconic location in central London.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 12
Millennium Stadium

The Millennium Stadium is on the banks of the River Taff, right in the heart of Cardiff city centre, Wales.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 15
North Greenwich Arena

Originally built for the Millennium celebrations, North Greenwich Arena 1 has been transformed into a sports and entertainment arena with shops, restaurants and more. It opened to the public in...

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 12
Old Trafford

One of the most famous football grounds in the world, the ‘theatre of dreams' is home to Manchester United Football Club. It first opened in 1910 and recently expanded to...

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 13
Olympic and Paralympic Village

The vibrant Olympic Village will be situated in the Olympic Park, within walking distance of the venues - enhancing the experience of athletes and officials.

Mar 28, 2012 - london2012.com - 14
Olympic Stadium

The Olympic Stadium will host the Athletics and Paralympic Athletics events at the London 2012 Games, as well as the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.