2012 London Olympics

By the Numbers

Learn interesting stats about the London Games

April 30, 2012
JUSTIN TALLIS—AFP/GETTY IMAGES

Giant Olympic rings made up of over 20,000 flowers are unveiled at Kew Gardens, in London, England, on April 18, 2012, to mark 100 days until the 2012 Games.

How much food is needed to feed 210,000 athletes, coaches and Olympic volunteers? Here's what's cooking at the London Olympics.

19 tons of eggs

21 tons of cheese

82 tons of seafood

100 tons of meat

232 tons of potatoes

330 tons of fruits and vegetables

78,750 quarts of milk

25,000 loaves of bread

14,000,000 meals served at Olympic venues

SOURCE: LONDON 2012 FOOD VISION


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