London 2012 Image of the week

LONDON 2012 | BEARING RESPONSIBILITY

PICTURE: REUTERS

Sebastian Coe, the chairman of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) poses for a photograph with 12 people selected to be torchbearers at the Tower of London on Wednesday.

The first 6,800 conditional offers of a total of 8,000 places have been made for the 70-day torchbearers relay, which starts at Land’s End on 19 May.

Between now and the 2012 Games, City A.M. is publishing its Olympic Image of the Week. We welcome photos from all sources – sponsors, athletes, local businesses, commuters, residents – if you have a shot you think readers will like, please email

pictures@cityam.com with IOW2012 in the subject line. Full details: www.cityam.com/london-2012.