The 2012 Olympics just wrapped up and the following are just 29 of the thousands and thousands of outstanding pictures taken during the two week event. These pictures contain images from numerous sports including: track and field, gymnastics, swimming, table tennis, canoeing, decathlon,wrestling, tennis and more.. Enjoy 🙂
Olympic 2012 picture of USA women and Australia’s women celebrating after the 4×100 medley relay success.
Olympic 2012 picture of Brazilian athlete competing in the long jump competition.
Gold medal winner Gabrielle Douglas of the United States competing.
Gholamreza Ghasem Rezaei of Iran (in blue) throws Cenk Ildem (in red) of Turkey during their Men’s Greco-Roman 96kg 1/8 Final.
LONDON, ENGLAND – AUGUST 07: Ruslan Albegov of Russia reacts during the Men’s +105kg Weightlifting final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Plancarte Delgado and Nuria Diosdado from Mexico during their synchronized swimming competition.
Britain’s Marie Gerbron takes a shot against Brazil in their women’s handball Preliminaries Group A match.
LONDON, ENGLAND – AUGUST 01: (From top) Rebecca Soni of the United States and Anastasia Chaun of Russia compete in heat 5 of the Women’s 200m Breaststroke on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympic 2012 picture of Wujungyu of China vs Elizabeth Zamora Gordillo of Guatemala competing in a martial arts match.
Olympic 2012 picture of Behdad Salimikordasiabi of Iran celebrating after winning the weightlifting competition.
Ashton Eaton from the US throwing a shot put in the decathlon.
Sebastian Brendel after winning gold in the 100M canoeing competition.
Olympic 2012 picture of the Hungarian women’s team with their gold medals around their necks after winning the Kayak 500M Sprint.
Ai Murakami of Japan and the team celebrating her crucial field hockey goal.
Keisuke Ushiru of Japan competing in the decathlon long jump.
Leung Chen eyes the ball in a table tennis match against and Tim Boll Germay.
Runners running in the 5000M race.
Spanish women’s team competing in the synchronized swimming competition.
Swimmers diving in the water for the women’s 10K marathon competition at Hyde Park.
Oldriska Mareova of the Czech Republic competing in the high jump competition.
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt running to 1st place in the men’s 200M round 1 heat.
Kazakhstan’s Darkhan Bayakhmetov (red) and Serbia’s Aleksander Malsimovic (blue) during their 66kg Greco wrestling competition. Malsimovic is tackling Bayakhmetov.
Halys Giulia Lapi and Mariangela Perropato competing in the synchronized swimming duet competition.
100M gold winner Usain Bolt celebrating after his win.
Runners leaving the starting blocks of the 100M race.
Victoria Azarenka and Max Mirnyi from Belarus celebrating after their mixed doubles win.
Pommel horse winner Max Whitlock of Great Brittain.
Ethiopian athlete Tiki Gelana winning the women’s marathon competition.
Olga Rypakova from Kazakhstan celebrates after she wins gold in the women’s triple jump.