Category Archives: Sports

Freddy Nock balancing on the rope in Ebensee

High wire artist Freddy Nock balances as he walks up on the rope of a Feuerkogel cable car in Ebensee, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. He is attempting to set a new world record by doing seven summits in Germany, Austria and Switzerland in seven days.

AP Photo / Kerstin Joensson

1 year until Olympic Games in London

In this image made available July 25, 2011 by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), an aerial photo of the London 2012 Olympic Stadium to mark “1 year to go to the Olympic Games” is seen in London. The number one mown into the grass in the Olympic Stadium indicates the start the celebrations for the “1 year to go” milestone.

Photo:AP Photo/LOCOG, Anthony Charlton