When did Spain compete in the 2012 Olympics?

When did Spain compete in the 2012 Olympics?

Spain competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, from 27 July to 12 August 2012.

Who are the winners of the London 2012 Olympics?

Marianne Vos (left) of the Netherlands beating Britain’s Elizabeth Armitstead (right) and Russia’s Olga Zabelinskaya (centre) to the finish of the women’s race in the London 2012 Olympic Games road cycling competition. Sheilla Castro (13) of Brazil spiking the volleyball against the U.S. during their final match at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

When did Hoy win his sixth Olympic gold?

At London 2012, Hoy defended his keirin title and also won gold in the team sprint, giving him six golds in his Olympic career, a total later matched by Kenny in Rio. Kelly Holmes, a former sergeant in the army, had been dogged by injury problems throughout her career but everything she did turned to gold at Athens 2004.

Who was the winner of the 2012 Olympic wrestling?

López, Mijaín Cuba’s Mijaín López (in red) defeating Heiki Nabi of Estonia to win a gold medal in 120-kg Greco-Roman wrestling at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Orestis Panagiotou—EPA/Alamy The London Olympics final medal rankings are provided in the table.

Who are the Spanish athletes in the Olympics?

Athletics was the largest team by sport, with a total of 46 competitors. The Spanish team featured several Olympic medalists from Beijing, including sailors Iker Martínez and Xabier Fernández in the open skiff class, and sprint canoer David Cal, who won the silver in two of his events.

Why did Spain boycott the 1936 and 1956 Olympics?

Spain boycotted two editions, the 1936 Summer Olympics in Nazi Germany and the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, as a protest against the Soviet invasion of Hungary. In 2012, the Spanish Olympic Committee sent the nation’s smallest delegation to the Games since 1988. A total of 278 athletes, 166 men and 112 women, competed in 23 sports.

Who was disqualified from the Olympics in 2016?

On 21 November 2016, a fourth gold medal was assigned to Spain’s Lidia Valentín in Weightlifting (Women’s 75 kg) after the IOC disqualified the original medalists in the event for failing doping tests at the games.

How did Egypt qualify for the Olympics in synchronized swimming?

Egypt’s synchronized swimming team qualified for the Olympics by being the top African nation at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships. It was the second time that the nation had qualified for the team event, having previously appeared in 2008.

Where was the 2012 Summer Olympics football tournament held?

Tournament details Host country United Kingdom Dates 25 July – 11 August Teams 16 (men) + 12 (women) (from 6 confederat Venue (s) 6 (in 6 host cities)

When did Google launch the London 2012 soccer game?

Today August 10, 2012 Google have launched the London 2012 Soccer or London 2012 Football Google Olympics Game. In the United States they call Football Soccer and in the United Kingdom Soccer is Football. On July 27, 2012 Google launched their first Google for the London 2012 Olympics.