A Twelve Year Journey: Medal Winning at the Olympic Games

Just before the start of the London Olympics I wrote about medal predictions.

The predictions came from The Herald Sun‘s Virtual Medal Predictor.

Twenty-six days before the Games performance data suggested the following outcomes:

Te final medal table published on the London 2012 web site after the final event on Day 16 of the Games was:

It is interesting to note the trends leading up to London that underscore Great Britain’s achievements in London (data from the London 2012 web site):

Sydney 2000

Athens 2004

Beijing 2008