Maidstone, United Kingdom (PressExposure) January 17, 2012 -- The Olympic Games are a major international event featuring summer and winter sports, in which thousands of athletes participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games have come to be regarded as the world's foremost sports competition where more than 200 nations participate. The Managing Director of Evo Promotions is excited about the community development the Olympics with bring to the UK. The improvement to urban regeneration, housing, transport improvements, tourismand jobs creation is essential to economic growth. Ralph Higson, director of Panasonic UK's London 2012 Olympic program, said: "Our research suggests that London 2012 is set to be one of the most recorded sporting events ever."As a Worldwide Olympic Partner, our goal is to help fans share the passion of the Olympic Games."
Evo promotions are looking forward to the big event and commented on the evolution of the Olympic Movement during the 20th and 21st centuries has resulted in several changes to the Olympic Games. Some of these adjustments include the creation of the Winter Games for ice and winter sports, the Paralympic Games for athletes with a physical disability, and the Youth Olympic Games for teenage athletes. The Managing Director of Evo Promotions comments 'we hope the British athletes perform at their best, as the host country we need to make sure we win a medal or two or 146."In 1908 Great Britain won 146 Olympic medals (56 Gold 51 Silver 39 Bronze) which was the most medals won by Britain and also so happen to be in London. The Director goes further to say "just over 100 years down the line let's hope that the home town advantage works again this time around."
Some interesting statistics revealed in a study by Panasonic says:
SPORTS fans will take more than 466million photos to capture the London Olympics, a new study has revealed.
And they will video an incredible total of 175,384,000 minutes of action - equivalent to 334 years of footage.
The study by Panasonic says London 2012 will be one of the most 'captured' events in our lifetime.
Watched continuously, it would take until the year 2346 to enjoy all the video footage captured by Olympic fans next year - by which time another 82 Olympic Games could have taken place.
And the total of 466,400,000 photos taken at the Games would stretch the entire length of track in the London Underground network a total of 176 times.
Laid out end-to-end, they would stretch to over 44,167 miles in length - almost equivalent to twice round the Earth's equator.
Evo Promotions has been increasing in size since opening for business this year. Specialising in face-to-face customer acquisition and focusing on fundraising and aiding community projects. The Olympics in 2012 will definitely prove to aid the sales and marketing opportunities available in the UK for the foreseeable exciting years ahead here at Evo Promotions.