Hockey player Nick Catlin and team mates take front row seats at the Olympics Opening Ceremony from the comfort of their own home as he tweeted this picture
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt may have broken three world records, but he trails behind some of nature's top athletes.
At the Olympic Park hopes of British success are high. But you don't have to think back too far to remember it wasn't always like this.
ITV News has been given exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the man behind the Olympic Games, Seb Coe.