2012 Summer Olympic Games
Our social media coverage of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London. Views from the athletes themselves and our coverage. Curated by various news teams: NBC's Owned Television Stations, NBC News social media team, TODAY.com editorial team and the NBC News desk in London.
Sunday, Aug. 12: Closing ceremony
- As the games in London come to a close, we prepare for the next Summer Olympiad in 2016 in Rio. From all of us at NBC, thank you for following the story of social media throughout the 2012 Summer Olympics. See you in Sochi in 2014 and Rio in 2016!
- — Rebecca Tunney:) (@Rebecca_Tunney)Sun, Aug 12 2012 16:05:44So sad the olympics is all over:( been the best 2 weeks of my life!thanks to everyone alonge the way especially @claireduffy78 +my family:'(
- — Julian Lennon (@JulianLennon)Sun, Aug 12 2012 15:57:33Some Beautiful moments at the closing Ceremony of the Olympics... I must say, a few 'interesting' choices musically... ;) x
- — London 2012 (@London2012)Sun, Aug 12 2012 15:43:37To all the Olympians who came to London to compete - thank you - we witnessed moments that will live long in the memory #ClosingCeremony
- — David Hasselhoff (@DavidHasselhoff)Sun, Aug 12 2012 16:02:04Goodnight to all the athletes at#Olympics who for 2 weeks showed us all what John Lennon sang"and the world will be as one" Peace on Earth
- — emitchel09 (@emitchel09)Sun, Aug 12 2012 15:45:21One Direction sing What Makes You Beautiful live at the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic games. http://twitvid.com/3YM1N YM1N
- — London 2012 (@London2012)Sun, Aug 12 2012 15:38:13The whole cast unites in an embrace in front of Rio's unique skyline, while the Rio 2016 logo appears on stage #ClosingCeremony
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