The First London Olympics 1908 -

football at the 1908 summer olympics wikipedia - at the 1908 summer olympics in london great britain an official football tournament between national representative selections was contested for the first time football at the two previous games had been played between club teams eight teams entered including two from france although hungary and bohemia withdrew before the start denmark s sophus kr lben nielsen set a record by, olympic games winter summer past and future olympics - the new olympic channel brings you news highlights exclusive behind the scenes live events and original programming 24 hours a day 365 days per year, london 2012 summer olympics results video highlights - the london 2012 games were centred around the olympic park in east london which is the site of a number of new sports venues up to 180 000 spectators a day entered the park to enjoy the games making it the principal focus of olympic activity, london england facts about london for kids - join winnie the pooh on his voyage down the river thames in london from kew bridge to tower bridge from key facts about london london is the capital city of england and the united kingdom london is the largest city in the united kingdom, 10 amazing olympic facts you might not know thefw - 2012 is not the first time london has hosted an olympic games nor is it even the second in fact london will become the first city to ever host a modern olympics three times in addition to that record london also has the honor of being the first city to host the paralympics which took place in 1948 for wounded war veterans