What accidental “first” was broadcast on Saudi Arabian TV during the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics? Which country won the most medals relative to the size of its population? Why did Australia do so badly? And why should you think twice about going swimming with Ryan Lochte?
This book contains the answers to those and 51 other questions which are guaranteed to surprise and amuse you - even if you watched every minute of the 2012 London Olympics.
Contains chapters on:
- The opening ceremony
- London’s hosting of the 2012 Olympic Games
- The most impressive national and individual achievements
- The most surprising personal stories
- The most offensive comments made
Whether you’re an Olympics junkie or just found yourself gripped by the London 2012 Games, this book has enough quirky facts and amazing figures to keep you going all the way through to Rio 2016.