London’s first Olympics Welcome! › Forums › Running Forum › London’s first Olympics This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by GTF 10 years, 5 months ago. Author Posts April 28, 2008 at 10:36 pm #8510 GTFMember As preparations for the London 2012 Olympics gather pace, 27 April marks the centenary of the start of the first Games to be held in the British capital. BBC Sport looks back at the 1908 Olympiad, its highlights and heroes, as well as its quirks and controversies. Full item Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.