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London Olympic Village – in pictures

A statue of Icarus marks the way to the 5000 capacity temporary dining hall of the Olympic Village built for the London 2012 Olympic Games on June 29, 2012. in Stratford, east London. The village will accomodate up to 16,000 athletes and officials from more than 200 nations. (Photo by Olivia Harris - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

London 2012 - Olympic Village

The athletes of the world will be converging in London for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. While they will compete for the ultimate glory in their respective disciplines, the Olympic Village is where the athletes will unwind and relax.