Well the Olympic Games are over! No more lazy afternoons watching the wrestling & triathlon events.
Happythought’s Olympic games London 2012 souvenir set celebrates some of our favourite athletes and London imagery.
Including Royal Brit Zara Phillips and non-Royal Brit Bradley Wiggins, stylish Chilean ‘tache wearer Tomas Gonzalez, the very fast Jamaciacan Usain Bolt. Australian Sally Pearson, our skinny legged, good-looking German gymnast Marcel Nyugen, charismatic North Korean weightlifter, Kim Un Guk, long armed swimmer Michael Phelps and fellow Americans Ryan Bailey and Allyson Felix. Sure shot South Korean archer Ki Bo Bae, Chinese basketball star Yi Jianlian and French fencer Bolade Apithy.
London’s famous Tower bridge crossing the Thames river, a classic London red bus and a black taxi cab all feature. Not forgetting our loyal London police bobby – a friendly force to keep an eye on things.
Olympic games London 2012
Paper craft souvenir of the London olympics 2012. Print out and make a set of your own olympics stars. Check out these great template pages in your Printable craft paper set:
Featuring athletes from around the Globe. Competing, realizing and chasing the dream of being the best and winning a gold medal for your country:
- Bradley Wiggins – Great Britain
- Tomas Gonzalez – Chile
- Usain Bolt – Jamaica
- Michael Phelps – USA
- Ryan Bailey – USA
- Allyson Felix – USA
- Sally Pearson – Australia
- Marcel Nyugen – Germany
- Zara Phillips – Great Britain
- Kim Un Gok – North Korea
- Yi Jianlian – China
- Bolade Apithy – France
- Ki Bo Bae – South Korea
Olympic Medals, London Bus, London Taxi, London Bridge and a London Bobby!
How many Summer Olympic Games have been hosted in the UK?
This is not the first time that London has hosted the Olympic Games. Great Britain’s first time was in 1908 and again just after the war in 1948.
300 events, 205 nations and at least 12000 competitors or olympians will take part.
There are 26 principal events taking place for the Summer Olympic Games 2012:
Aquatics, Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Canoe and Kayak, Cycling, Equestrian, Fencing, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Modern Pentathlon, Rowing, Sailing, Shooting, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Triathlon, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Wrestling.