2012 Olympics Bids Farewell
The London 2012 Olympics had came to an end,
And the grand closing ceremony had said the end,
But more games will be waiting for you in Rio …
Don’t forget to watch the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
The Olympic Cauldron burns in front of the Olympic rings during the Closing Ceremony.
Damien Hirst’s artwork transforms the previously monocrome newsprint Union Jack set into a centrifugal explosion of red, white and blue – an expression of the dynamic, anarchic energy of British Pop Art.
The skyline of London, as depicted in the Stadium comes alives as the Closing Ceremony begins.
The Closing Ceremony set takes the shape of London’s famous skyline at the Olympic Stadium.
More than 200 country teams take part in the Athletes’ Parade, moving to stand in wedges between the ramped stage that forms part of the Union Flag stage graphic.
A stunning fisheye view of the Olympic Stadium during the Closing Ceremony shows the full extent of the Parade of Athletes and the Union Flag stage.
Flags from each of the competing National Olympic Committees line the ‘Union Flag stage’
Fireworks light up the sky as they explode in a glorious Closing Ceremony celebration over the Stadium during the Road to Rio.
Fireworks erupt over the Stadium during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games
Good bye to London 2012 Olympics.