London 2012 Olympic Games

  • Steve Trew Blog: Of Course You Can

    10th November 2012

     What amazed Steve Trew most about the paralympians was how they just got on with it. Back in the summer I spent a couple of weeks commentating on the athletics at the London Paralympic Games, and the first two weeks…

  • Phil Graves’ Triathlon Blog: Yorkshire’s Olympic Dreams

    29th August 2012

    In keeping with the nation’s austerity budget Phil Graves presents his 2012 Olympics on a shoestring. What a few weeks it has been, Alistair is the Olympic champion, Jonny a bronze medallist – absolutely unbelievable! It puts Yorkshire about 11th…

  • Olympic Triathlon Gallery

    24th August 2012

    A look at the Olympics from within the huge crowds in Hyde Park cheering on Team GB at the Olympic triathlons. The Triathlon Plus team were down in Hyde Park for the Olympic triathlons. Here’s what we saw. Check out…

  • Brownlee Brothers Exclusive Interview

    22nd August 2012

    We joined Alistair and Jonny Brownlee on a Gatorade Hit Squad ride for a chat about their Olympic success, race tactics and the UK triathlon’s future. The Brownlees are winding down after their Olympic successes (Photo: Simon King | Gatorade)…

  • Spirig Retains Gold, Norden Silver

    12th August 2012

    Sweden’s appeal for Lisa Norden to also be awarded gold in the Olmypic triathlon denied by CAS. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has confirmed the results of the women’s triathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games, dismissing an…

  • Sweden Appeal Olympic Medal Decision

    10th August 2012

    Sweden are appealing the decision to give Nicola Spirig gold and Lisa Norden silver in the Olympic Triathlon. CAS is expected to make its decision tomorrow Sweden believe Lisa Norden also deserves a gold medal for her performance in the…

  • Team USA At The Olympic Games

    8th August 2012

    Four-time Olympian Hunter Kemper has led the Americans at each Olympic games since 2000.  Hunter Kemper finished 14th at his fourth Olympics on Tuesday in Hyde Park. (Photo – Paul Phillips/Competitive Image) With a Team USA-best 14th-place effort in the…

  • Gold and Bronze At The Men’s Olympic Triathlon

    8th August 2012

    Alistair Brownlee storms to Olympic Gold at London 2012. Alistair takes gold (Photo – Triathlon.org | Delly Carr / ITU) The men’s triathlon competition was a day of many firsts for the Olympic sport. For the first time ever, Great…

  • Triathlon Live Inspires the Country To Give It A Tri

    8th August 2012

    Hundreds came out to ‘Give it a Tri’ for themselves at Triathlon Live sites across the UK. Triathlon England has had a busy weekend at their ‘Triathlon Live’ sites across the country, inspiring local communities to ‘Give it a Tri’…

  • Gold And Bronze For Team GB

    8th August 2012

    Alistair Brownlee, Jonathan Brownlee and Javier Gomez on the podium (photo- Triathlon.org | Delly Carr / ITU) How fast were the Brownlee brothers? In an incredible race, Alistair Brownlee ran his way to a gold medal at the Olympic triathlon…