50,000 Olympic tickets released for sale
Olympics:Another 50,000 tickets for the London Olympics were put on sale today. They can be purchased for the following sports: artistic gymnastics, trampolining, tennis, basketball, road cycling, volleyball, beach volleyball, taekwondo and archery.
The new tranche have become available now that the venue seating plans have been finalised. London 2012’s commercial director, Chris Townsend, said: “Further tickets will be released on an almost daily basis from now until Games time.”
Seats within hospitality suites to watch the basketball, artistic gymnastics and trampolining at the North Greenwich Arena are for sale in today’s new batch. The tickets are available at the website, www.tickets.london2012.com or via phone at (0044) 0844 847 2012, but sports fans can only pay with a Visa debit, credit or prepaid card.
Mr Townsend said: “We encourage anyone interested in buying tickets to visit the ticketing website regularly to check the latest ticket availability”.