Need an research paper on olympic games in london. Needs to be 8 pages. Please no plagiarism. The flag passes from the host city mayor to the next city host mayor of the Olympic Games (Olympic, 2012, p.1). The flame symbolizes the purity of the Olympic youth philosophy. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) transports a new Olympic Torch to the host nation before the event, burns it throughout the games, and puts it off during the closing ceremony. All Olympic Games disciplines are under the governing of an International Federation recognized by the IOC. The Olympic Charter: Chapter 5, Rule 43, dictates the disciplinary measures of doping in the Olympic Games. An athlete participates in the Olympic Games after qualifying from the trails organized by International Federation (IF) responsible for their sport (Olympic, 2012, p.1).
There are Youth Olympic Games for participants’ aged14-18 years and Olympic Games for participants above 18 years and Paralympics. Winners during the games win gold, silver, bronze medals, and certificates. The IOC chooses the host city of the Olympic Games seven years to the event after a detailed evaluation of the forwarded hosting bids. Broadcasting rights, national sponsorship, entrance charges, ticketing and licensing provides revenue to the IOC. While hosting the games is very expensive, the games create an economic boost through tourism, employment, and infrastructure in the host city (Bailey, 2008, p.1). The organization of an Olympic Games event includes transport logistics and other significant aspects like accommodation, security, and communication. Information technology support and improve transportation systems before, during, and after the Olympic Games. The next Olympic Games will take place in London in the year 2012. This paper will observe, discuss, analyze, and evaluate the Transport for London (TFL) for the London 2012 Olympic Games (Olympic, 2012, p.1).
The history of the Olympic Games goes back to 776 BC in Greece. The origin of the Olympic Games is a mystery though its foundation lies on the .neutral Mount Olympia in Greece.