The world will be watching as the 2012 Summer Olympics, officially the Games of the XXX Olympiad, commences with its opening ceremony in London, England. The program includes 26 sports, ranging from aquatics to gymnastics, and everything in between.
“Over 10,000 athletes from 204 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) are expected to participate, surpassing the 1948 Summer Olympics in London and the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester as the largest multi-sport event ever to be held in the United Kingdom.” [Source: Wikipedia]
For those of you not visiting the U.K. during this momentous time period, you can watch the games on television. And if that’s inconvenient, the good news is that now you can even watch the games online! Mashable recently posted this article sharing ways in which spectators around the globe can catch the action by watching their favorite athletes and teams online.
In support of my country (United States of America), here’s patriotic Olympic inspired apparel that can be worn proudly while cheering on Team USA!