Category Archives: Volunteering

London2012: Over-Thanking the Gamesmakers

In a spontaneous outburst from the audience at the Closing Ceremony of the London Games on Sunday, the Gamesmakers were recognized for their efforts. This I found embarrassing to say the least given I for my part did very little … Continue reading

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What did the Ancient Greeks ever do for us?

Part of the Great British Garden on the Olympic Park. Copyright the author 2012 The buzz around Gamesmakers has now turned to what volunteering legacy might there be once the Olympic and Paralymic Games have long left the shores of … Continue reading

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London2012: LOCOG admits taking on too many Gamesmakers

Certainly can agree with that one! Spent most of the time watching the TV in a technology role. Didn’t really need any technology volunteers in my opinion. The work was done by capable contractors. Nothing like the impression given at … Continue reading

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