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This Time for Africa

There are four years to go until Rio 2016. There's time then to alter the games in order to be advantageous to the African continent. Words Tolu Ogunlesi By the time you read this the 2012 Olympic Games will long have ended. Many across the world, blissfully glued to their televisions for two weeks, will suffer the unimaginable trauma of realising that they need a new diversion to displace the standard operating tedium of much of what we call human existence. And of course all eyes will turn ...

The Greatest Show on Earth

.blockback {color: white; background: #009fd1; padding: 4px; } Marked by a chorus of bells ringing out across the land, rivers illuminated, and giant screens switched on in city parks, the opening ceremony for the world's most iconic event will begin. From art to athletics, Wings discovers why London 2012 will be the event of the decade. words Hannah Thompson 1. CULTURAL OLYMPIAD 2. EYES ON THE PRIZE 3. OLYMPIC ARCHIVE 4. REASONS TO LOVE LONDON 5. AFRICA AT THE GAMES 6. GETTING THERE 7. ...