September 24, 2011 12:18 am

London 2012 Olympics: which event, when, where

London 2012 Olympics: Friday July 27-Sunday August 12

All venues are in London unless otherwise stated

Opening ceremony
Friday July 27
Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Closing ceremony
Sunday August 12
Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

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Archery
Friday July 27-Friday August 3
Lord’s Cricket Ground, NW8 8QN
Nearest Tube station: St John’s Wood

Artistic Gymnastics
Saturday July 28-Tuesday August 7
North Greenwich Arena, SE10
Nearest Tube station: North Greenwich

Athletics
Friday August 3-Sunday August 12
Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park (track, field and combined events), E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

The Mall (road events), SW1A
Nearest Tube station: Charing Cross and Green Park

Badminton
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 5
Wembley Arena, HA9
Nearest Tube station: Wembley Park

Basketball
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 12
Basketball Arena, Olympic Park (preliminaries, women’s quarter-finals), E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

North Greenwich Arena (men’s quarter-finals and women’s semi-finals onwards), SE10
Nearest Tube station: North Greenwich

Beach Volleyball
Saturday July 28-Thursday August 9
Horse Guards Parade, SW1A
Nearest Tube station: Charing Cross, Green Park and Victoria

BMX Cycling
Wednesday August 8-Friday August 10
BMX Track, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Boxing
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 12
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

Canoe slalom
Sunday July 29-Thursday August 2
Lee Valley White Water Centre, Station Road, Hertfordshire, EN9 1AB
Nearest train: Cheshunt

Canoe sprint
Monday August 6-Saturday August 11
Eton Dorney, Dorney Lake, Buckinghamshire
Nearest train: Slough, Windsor & Eton and Maidenhead (shuttle buses available from all)

Cycling: BMX
Wednesday August 8-Friday August 10
BMX Track, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Cycling: Mountain Biking
Saturday August 11-Sunday August 12
Hadleigh Farm, Essex, SS7
Nearest train: Leigh-on-Sea (shuttle bus available)

Cycling: Road
Saturday July 28-Wednesday August 1
The Mall (Road Race), SW1A
Nearest Tube station: Charing Cross and Green Park

Hampton Court (Time Trial), KT8
Nearest train: Hampton Court

Cycling: Track
Thursday August 2-Tuesday August 7
Velodrome, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

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Diving
Sunday July 29-Saturday August 11
Aquatics Centre, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Equestrian dressage
Thursday August 2-Thursday August 9
Greenwich Park, Romney Road, SE10
Nearest Tube station: Greenwich and Blackheath

Equestrian eventing
Saturday July 28-Tuesday July 31
Greenwich Park, Romney Road, SE10
Nearest Tube station: Greenwich and Blackheath

Equestrian jumping
Saturday August 4-Wednesday August 8
Greenwich Park, Romney Road, SE10
Nearest Tube station: Greenwich and Blackheath

Fencing
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 5
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

Football
Wednesday July 25-Saturday August 11

City of Coventry Stadium, Coventry, CV6 6GE
Nearest train: Coventry

Hampden Park, Glasgow, G42 9BA
Nearest train: Mount Florida

Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, CF10 1NS
Nearest train: Cardiff Central

Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, M16 ORA
Nearest train: Manchester Piccadilly

St James’ Park, Newcastle, NE1 4ST
Nearest train: Newcastle Central

Wembley Stadium, HA9
Nearest Tube station: Wembley Park

Gymnastics: Artistic
Saturday July 28-Tuesday August 7
North Greenwich Arena, SE10
Nearest Tube station: North Greenwich

Gymnastics: Rhythmic
Thursday August 9-Sunday August 12
Wembley Arena, HA9
Nearest Tube station: Wembley Park

Gymnastics: Trampoline
Friday August 3-Saturday August 4
North Greenwich Arena, SE10
Nearest Tube station: North Greenwich

Handball
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 12
Handball Arena, Olympic Park (preliminaries, women’s quarter-finals); Basketball Arena, Olympic Park (men’s quarter-finals, plus all semi-finals and finals), E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Hockey
Sunday July 29-Saturday August 11
Hockey Centre, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Judo
Saturday July 28-Friday August 3
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

Modern Pentathlon (Fencing, Swimming, Riding, Combined Run/Shoot event)
Saturday August 11-Sunday August 12
Handball Arena, Olympic Park (fencing) and Aquatics Centre, Olympic Park (swimming), E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Greenwich Park (riding, combined event) Romney Road, SE10
Nearest Tube station: Greenwich and Blackheath

Mountain Biking
Saturday August 11-Sunday August 12
Hadleigh Farm, Essex, SS7
Nearest train: Leigh-on-Sea (shuttle bus available)

Road Cycling
Saturday July 28-Wednesday August 1
The Mall (Road Race), SW1A
Nearest Tube station: Charing Cross and Green Park

Hampton Court (Time Trial), KT8
Nearest train: Hampton Court

Rowing
Saturday July 28-Saturday August 4
Eton Dorney, Dorney Lake, Buckinghamshire
Nearest train: Slough, Windsor & Eton and Maidenhead (shuttle buses available from all)

Sailing
Sunday July 29-Saturday August 11
Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT5
Nearest train: Weymouth

Shooting
Saturday July 28-Monday August 6
The Royal Artillery Barracks, Artillery Place, SE18
Nearest train: Woolwich Arsenal (also accessible on the DLR)

Swimming
Saturday July 28-Saturday August 4 (Aquatics Centre); Thursday August 9-Friday August 10 (Hyde Park)

Aquatics Centre, Olympic Park (pool events), E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Hyde Park (Marathon Swimming 10km), W1
Nearest Tube station: Hyde Park Corner and Marble Arch

Synchronised Swimming
Sunday August 5-Friday August 10
Aquatics Centre, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Rhythmic Gymnastics
Thursday August 9-Sunday August 12
Wembley Arena, HA9
Nearest Tube station: Wembley Park

Table Tennis
Saturday July 28-Wednesday August 8
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

Taekwondo
Wednesday August 8-Saturday August 11
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

Tennis
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 5
All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Church Road, SW19 5AE
Nearest Tube station: Southfields and Wimbledon (also accessible on overground train)

Track Cycling
Thursday August 2-Tuesday August 7
Velodrome, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Trampoline
Friday August 3-Saturday August 4
North Greenwich Arena, SE10
Nearest Tube station: North Greenwich

Triathlon
Saturday August 4 and Tuesday August 7
Hyde Park, W1
Nearest Tube station: Hyde Park Corner and Marble Arch

Volleyball
Saturday July 28-Sunday August 12
Earl’s Court One, Warwick Road, SW5 9TA
Nearest Tube station: Earl’s Court

Water Polo
Sunday July 29-Sunday August 12
Water Polo Arena, Olympic Park, E15
Nearest Tube station: Stratford and West Ham

Weightlifting
Saturday July 28-Tuesday August 7
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Centre, Olympic Park. Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

Wrestling (Freestyle and Greco-Roman)
Sunday August 5-Sunday August 12
Excel, One Western Gateway, E16 1XL
Nearest Tube station: Custom House and West Silvertown (DLR)

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