The Tweeting London 2012 Olympics All Twitter Guide will be posted later and we comprised of many Olympic Twitter related category posts which will include relevant Twitter accounts of the official Olympic organizations, teams, sporting events, athletes, commentators, blogs, fans, sports news TV stations, and the major covering networks. That’s a lot of posts. Be sure to check back with Tweeting for all these London 2012 Olympics and Paralympic Twitter posts.
The following post is part 1 of the London 2012 Olympic All Twitter Guide which will be included in the final guide to be posted later on Tweeting.
These are the official London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Twitter Page Accounts with various aassociated tweets and hashtags.
@London2012: this is the official verified Twitter account of the London 2012 Olympics with over 860,000 followers and 2,500 tweets to date. The official Twitter channel will be tweeting in hours before, during and after the Olympics. This feed will be tweeting under the #London2012 hashtag. What can you expect to be tweeted from the London2012 Twitter feed leading up to and during the Olympics? Just about everything including live tweeting during the events themselves, the Olympic Flame and Torch Relay, Opening Games Ceremony, and the athletes and countries competing in this year’s summer Olympics.
@London2012HQ: this will be the official London 2012 team headquarters update Twitter account. Follow this account for sports news, teams, countries, cultures, and behind the scenes information, opinions and analysis. There are over 18,000 followers at the date of this post. Tweets will start when the games begin.
@Olympics: the official verified Twitter account of the Olympics themselves, olympic.org, with over 1 million followers. Tweeting daily news stories from the games of all types. Latest tweets include an ask the athlete on Twitter with links to the Olympics Athlete’s Hub at hub.olympics.org. Other tweets include a tweet your response using the #olympics hashtag such as “During the London 2012 Games I will watch _____________ #olympics“. Tweets include links to behind the scenes articles, latest athlete reports, pictures, and videos. Latest tweet pictures include a picture of the Aquatics Center (Centre) in London and the Olympic Flags in Athlete’s Village.
@Paralympic: the official verified Twitter page of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) of the Paralympic Games with over 11,000 followers and 5,300 tweets to date. Latest tweets are promoting this year’s 2012 Paralympics with over 4,200 competing athletes. The Paralympics is tweeting using some of the following hashtags: #paralympics, #wheelchairtennis, and #London2012.