Athletes run near Big Ben during the men's marathon

The lead runners in the Women's Marathon pass Big Ben on their penultimate circuit on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

London's landmarks in the Closing Ceremony Miniature replicas of Big Ben and the London Eye appeared in the Olympic Stadium during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Usain Bolt crossed the finish line in an Olympic record 9.63 seconds.

Russia's Ivan Ukhov clears the bar in the men's high jump final

The Athlete EVERYone will be watching: Prince Harry ... erm .. I mean, Usain Bolt, Jamaica

Bahamas' men's 4x400-meter relay team Chris Brown, Demetrius Pinder, Michael Mathieu and Ramon Miller celebrate their victory.

The Opening Ceremony through the years - Grenadier Guardsmen at the 1948 Olympics

The medal ceremony for the men's marathon

Oscar Pistorius of South Africa competes during the Men's 4 x 400m Relay Final.

Usain Bolt poses with his gold medal for the men's 100-meters

Day 8: Track & Field Evening Session - Track & Field Slideshows | Britain's Jessica Ennis celebrates after winning gold following the 800-meter heptathlon during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus) #NBCOlympics

Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates his win in the men's 4 x 100-meter relay final by doing the Mo-bot.

United States' Sanya Richards-Ross competes in a women's 400-meter semifinal

The fastest women in the world - Carmelita Jeter, USA, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Veronica Campbell-Brown, both of Jamaica - the women's medalists.

Jennifer Suhr, US, competes to win gold in the women's pole vault final

Usain Bolt: The London 100m - Track & Field Slideshows | Usain Bolt gets a golden mascot after winning the men's 100m. (Photo: David J. Phillip / Associated Press) #NBCOlympics

David Weir and Hannah Cockroft made it a golden night for British athletics at the London Paralympics. Weir, 33, clinched the third gold of a possible four by winning the T54 800m after holding off China's Zhang Lixin and Swiss Marcel Hug.

Victoria Pendleton Keirin Track Cycling Gold

Dani King of Great Britain celebrates winning the Gold medal Track Cycling Finals

Great Britain post a new world record time during men's Team Pursuit Track Cycling Qualifying on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Velodrome