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London 2012

Woodlands Junior School is in the south-east corner of England

The 26 Olympic sports at London 2012 were:

  • 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

The above 26 sports of the London Olympics 2012 took place in 28 venues.

The 20 Paralympic sports at London 2012 were:

  • Boccia
  • Football (5-a-side)
  • Football (7-a-side)
  • Goalball
  • Paralympic Archery
  • Paralympic Athletics
  • Paralympic Cycling
  • Paralympic Equestrian
  • Paralympic Judo
  • Paralympic Powerlifting
  • Paralympic Rowing
  • Paralympic Sailing
  • Paralympic Shooting
  • Paralympic Swimming
  • Paralympic Table Tennis
  • Volleyball (sitting)
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Fencing
  • Wheelchair Rugby
  • Wheelchair Tennis
The sports will took place in 21 venues.

2012 Olympic Sports | 2012 Olympic Venues | 2012 Olympic Teaching Resources
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