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Defense in Oscar Pistorius murder trial rests its case

...South Africans and others around the world who recall the double-amputee runner competing on carbon fiber blades at the 2012 Olympics in London. The triumphant image of Pistorius racing alongside able-bodied athletes contrasts with the anguished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-08/defense-oscar-pistor
IOC denies report about 2016 Games possible switch

...reported that the British capital, which played host to the 2012 Olympics, has been "secretly asked" if it would be able...and financial challenges.Many of the venues from the 2012 Olympics have been dismantled or converted for public use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-09/ioc-denies-report-about-
Oscar Pistorius wails during testimony

...African double-amputee runner captured the world's attention when he successfully fought for permission to run in the 2012 Olympics on his carbon-fiber prostheses. The next year, he was facing charges for killing the woman he said he loved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-08/oscar-pistorius-wail
Advances will help in Olympic drug testing in Sochi

...immediately available. Brazilian media quoted Souza's father as saying she sustained a back injury.Souza, 25, missed the 2012 Olympics because of a hand injury.She didn't automatically qualify for Sochi but was still expected to earn a spot for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-28/advances-will-help-olymp
Russian city mourns as torch nears stop on journey to Sochi

...anti-gay law and the terrorist bombings there has been much negative press," said Wildgust, who also volunteered at the 2012 Olympics. "But I had the same feeling about London, everyone saying, 'We'll never make it good.' But when it started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-04/russian-city-mourns-torc
Usain Bolt hopes to give world championships a jolt

...many threats to Bolt in the 100. And about now the Jamaican's biggest challenger might be the clock."After the 2012 Olympics, I was telling people who weren't into track and field, 'Hold onto your popcorn because next year is going to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-09/usain-bolt-hopes-give-world-champ
Overtime

...Bolt will next compete in the 100 and 4x100 relay in London on July 26-27 in a one-year anniversary event for the 2012 Olympics. That will be his final major meeting before the world championships, which start Aug. 10.In other events at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-07-06/overtime
Olympics on the links?

...Olympic Committee, golf is unlikely to be a sport in the 2012 Olympics, either. "It's doubtful golf will get in in 2012...have been added to the Olympic program. The site for the 2012 Olympics - New York, Paris, Moscow, London and Madrid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/14/gol_455955.shtml
Golf
Boxers prepare for next challenge

...way, they'll now go separate ways.Divante Jones, of Hephzibah, will turn pro after failing to qualify for the 2012 Olympics, while Justin DeLoach plans to stick around as an amateur to pursue the 2016 Games in Brazil."It was in the plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-03-03/boxers-prepare-next-
Bid cities kick off 2012 race with ceremonies

...minister launched Madrid's campaign at his palace. From wintry Moscow to tropical Rio de Janeiro, the race for the 2012 Olympics got under way Friday with the nine bid cities unveiling plans for hosting the world's biggest sports festival...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/17/oly_401391.shtml
Olympics