Buying Olympic Tickets




Buy Olympic TicketsBuying Olympic Tickets can be a stressful experience.

First, Olympics 2012 tickets for some of the top events are in short supply, due to the limited number of seats to each Olympic event. While a total of 8.8 million tickets will be made available for the London games, most of spots are for earlier qualifying rounds. Tickets for the best seating at some of the later matches, finals, or more popular spectator sports such as basketball, gymnastics, boxing, and various track and field events should be purchased early and often command premium pricing. The same is true for sports that are particularly popular in the UK, or where the UK team is expected to medal.

Secondly, Olympics tickets are expensive, with Olympic ticket prices ranging anywhere from £350 per day per person to £4600 for an all event family pass.

There is considerable excitement leading up to the 2012 Olympiad, with tickets and passes for the 2012 games already a hot commodity. Buying Olympic Tickets online from one of the game sponsors, a sports or entertainment vendor, or an online ticket exchange makes the process considerably easier.

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Updated : Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:55:23 GMT

\’It\’s time to make it crystal clear\': Potential Toronto Olympic bid drowns out … – National Post


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'It's time to make it crystal clear': Potential Toronto Olympic bid drowns out
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It's amazing how fast a story can change. Three weeks ago, the Pan Am Games seemed set for sure failure in Toronto. Tickets sales were sluggish. Traffic was hell. No one really knew what Pachi was. As a whole, the city seemed so uninterested in the Pan …
With 2015 Pan Am Games closed, Olympic bid is inevitable – and appropriateYahoo Sports (blog)
Kelly: Hosting the Olympics is a roller coaster of despairThe Globe and Mail

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Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Jul 2015 22:32:47 GMT

Quack Fix: 2016 US Olympic Track & Field Trials tickets go on sale today – Addicted to Quack

Quack Fix: 2016 US Olympic Track & Field Trials tickets go on sale today
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All-session tickets to the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials for track & field go on sale today. Fans can choose from five different seating categories, starting at $295 (About $37 per day) and going up to $585 (About $73 per day). The meet will be held at

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Publ.Date : Mon, 20 Jul 2015 17:06:24 GMT

NFF will give Olympic tickets best shot ?Agwu – Daily Trust


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NFF will give Olympic tickets best shot ?Agwu
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After yesterday's brainstorming meeting with the Head Coaches of the Super Falcons and the U-23 National Team in Abuja, the Nigeria Football Federation declared that it would provide all the logistics needed to progress in the Olympics qualification …
Anyansi-Agwu: We will give Olympic tickets our best shotNigeria Football Federation

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Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 04:10:53 GMT

Tickets for 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials go on sale July 20 – GoDucks.com


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Tickets for 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials go on sale July 20
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EUGENE, Ore. ? In the summer of 2008, the U.S. Olympic Team Trials returned to historic Hayward Field after a 28-year hiatus. Who will ever forget the men's 800-meter final? In one of the most famous finishes in U.S. history, and a race that many argue …

Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:38:06 GMT

Win tickets to the last day of the London Olympic Anniversary Games – Hackney Gazette


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Win tickets to the last day of the London Olympic Anniversary Games
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There will also be lots to see and do at the interactive festival in the Olympic Park on the day. ?These tickets are a way of us saying thank you to all the fantastic people out there who help make our bough a great place to live and work. If you think

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Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:29:20 GMT

Judo artists hunt for Olympic tickets from Asian Open 2015 – VietNamNet Bridge


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Judo artists hunt for Olympic tickets from Asian Open 2015
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Vietnam's No. 1 judo artist Van Ngoc Tu and national team peers are taking part in the Asian Judo Open 2015 in Chinese Taipei from July 23 to 27. Judo artists hunt for Olympic tickets from Asian Open 2015. The event features 14 weight categories

Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 04:35:00 GMT

Anniversary Games: Timetable, tickets, TV schedule and more – Evening Standard


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Anniversary Games: Timetable, tickets, TV schedule and more
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The three-day event begins on Friday, which will see six-time Olympic champion Bolt return to the scene of his famous 100m and 200m victories three years ago and go up against a host of UK sprinters, including new British 100m champion Chijindu Ujah.
Elite Athletics Stars Return to London Olympic StadiumAround the Rings (subscription)

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Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:25:07 GMT

SWIMMING: 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials ? Swimming All-Session Tickets on Sale Now – KLKN


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SWIMMING: 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials ? Swimming All-Session Tickets on Sale Now
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OMAHA, Neb. ? In one year approximately 1,400 swimmers will compete at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials ? Swimming in the quest to become a member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team, and tickets to attend the nation's biggest domestic swimming …
2016 Olympic Swim Trial tickets on sale nowNebraska Radio Network
Swim Trials tickets now on sale; Olympic swimmer Dara Torres expects another Omaha World-Herald
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Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:18:45 GMT

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Who can buy Olympic tickets?
The 20,000 people who missed out on London 2012 tickets in the first two rounds of sales will be given priority when 900,000 more tickets go on sale at 11am. They will have 31 hours’ exclusive access to the tickets before another one million people who …
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 May 2012 02:58:00 GMT

Did you get up early to buy Olympic tickets?
At 6am this morning 2.3m tickets to the 2012 Olympics went on sale to applicants who failed to get lucky in the original draw. If you were one of them, did you set your alarm to snap up a leftover seat or did you decide not to bother?
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Jun 2011 22:16:00 GMT

The seven stages of trying to buy Olympic tickets
If you’ve tried to get Olympic tickets in the past few weeks, you’ll have been through the seven stages of Ticketmaster-powered despair. Due to the ultra-high demand, there are literally minutes between Locog releasing them on to the site and their being …
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Aug 2012 17:00:00 GMT

How to Buy Rio 2016 Olympic Tickets
Individual tickets for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games went on sale today through Co Sport, which was appointed as the sole authorized ticket reseller in the United States by the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee. Tickets are available for as low as $20.43 …
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:36:00 GMT

London 2012: Everything you need to know to buy Olympic tickets
Selling like hot cakes: But there are still plenty of Olympic tickets available If you missed out on London 2012 Olympic tickets first time around, fear not. They’re back on sale today, with plenty still available across a wide range of sports and events.
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 May 2012 05:24:00 GMT

London 2012: Fans help Dai Greene buy extra Olympic tickets
Dai Greene is one of several British Olympic athletes to receive extra London 2012 tickets for their families thanks to help from sports fans. Competitors only get two tickets for each of their sessions, leading 400m hurdle world champion Greene, 25, to …
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Mar 2012 14:17:00 GMT

Three days left to buy Olympic tickets
Friday is the last day to request tickets for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, B.C. Ticket requests can be submitted at cosport.com or 877-457-4647. A credit card with an expiration date of February 2009 or later is required to request tickets, but …
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Nov 2008 01:38:00 GMT

London 2012: Quarter of a million British tickets go to foreigners
“British citizens should have been given priority to buy Olympic tickets and it will be heartbreaking for so many families and children to miss out while an army of Europeans occupy the stands at Olympic venues.” In the third round of sales a total of …
Publ.Date : Sun, 13 May 2012 02:20:00 GMT

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