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In pics: Stamps mark two years to 2012 Olympics

Boxing stamp (Photo: Royal Mail/PA)

The second set of Royal Mail Olympic and Paralympic stamps are about to be released to mark the two years til the start of the 2010 Games in London

Cycling stamp (Photo: Royal Mail/PA)

This set of stamps, called On Track for 2012, go on sale on Tuesday 27 July.

Taekwondo stamp (Photo: Royal Mail/PA)

The 10 stamps feature some established sports like football and cycling, as well as some which are newer to the Olympics, like Taekwondo and BMXing.

Rowing stamp (Photo: Royal Mail/PA)

"This series of stamps is creating a fascinating montage of the sports which make the Olympics and Paralympics one of the greatest events on the planet," Royal Mail said.

Shooting stamp (Photo: Royal Mail/PA)

There will be three sets of 2012 Olympic and Paralympic stamps in total.

Table tennis stamp (Photo: Royal Mail/PA)

The last set will be released in 2011.