LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -JULY 27: This handout image supplied by The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), shows the medals that will be awarded in the London 2012 Olympic Games, designed by British artist David Watkins. The medal depicts 'Nike', the Greek Goddess of Sport, stepping out of a scene depicting of the Parthenon and Panathinaiko Stadium. The one year countdown to the London 2012 Olympic games was marked with a unique ceremony in Trafalgar Square, with IOC President Jacques Rogge inviting the world's athletes to compete in next summer's games. (Photo by LOCOG via Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Medals
The designs for the London 2012 Olympic medals were unveiled in London on July 27, exactly one year before the Olympics are set to begin.