London: 2012 Summer Olympics
How many events will be contested at the 2012 Summer Games?
What sport's uniform rules have changed to acknowledge religious and cultural differences throughout world?
What sets runner Oscar Pistorius apart from other Olympians? He is:
How old is the oldest athlete participating in the 2012 Games?
- Hiroshi Hoketsu, 71, will be competing on the Japanese dressage team.
How many summer sports will be showcased in London?
What is the newest women's sport at the Summer Olympics?
How many countries are sending athletes to the London Games?
What country has won the most medals at the Summer Games?
- The U.S. has won 2,296 medals, and the U.S.S.R. is in second with 1,010.
What is the motto for the 2012 Games?
Which athlete as won the most career medals at the Summer Olympics?
- Gymnast Larissa Latynina, of the USSR, won 18 medals—nine gold, five silver, and four bronze—between 1956 and 1964.