David Bowie was not much of an athlete yet one of his songs stands as soundtrack to sporting effort http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/12100768/David-Bowie-was-not-much-of-an-athlete-yet-one-of-his-songs-stands-as-soundtrack-to-sporting-effort.html
1st canadian medal of the 2012 Olympics! - Divers Jennifer Abel and Emilie Heymans, of Canada, celebrate their bronze medal following the Women's Syncronised 3m Springboard at the aquatic centre in London, England, Sunday, July 29, 2012.
The Olympic flag is carried by Daniel Barenboim, Sally Becker, Shami Chakrabati CBE, Leymah Gbowee, Haile Gebrselassie, Doreen Lawrence OBE, Ban Ki-moon and Marina Silva during the opening ceremony. (Ezra Shaw/Associated Press)