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  Wednesday, 4 July, 2001, 17:11 GMT 18:11 UK
Barcelona (1992)
There was plenty for Britain to celebrate at the Barcelona Games.

Olympic flame
The Olympic flame was lit by an archer in front of 100,000 spectators

Nick Gillingham
Nick Gillingham lifted the British swimming gloom with a bronze

Minixia Fu
The diving event proved an unforgettable spectacle

Pinsent and Redgrave
Matthew Pinsent celebrates his first gold, as Steve Redgrave completes his hat-trick

Christie sprints to victory
Linford Christie became the oldest ever winner of the 100m

Magic Johnson
The biggest stars in Barcelona were Magic Johnson and the US Dream Team

Sally Gunnell
Sally Gunnell was another British hero, winning the 400m hurdles...

Chris Boardman
... as was Chris Boardman in the individual pursuit

Vitaly Scherbo
Vitaly Scherbo had the most to smile about - he won six gymnastic golds


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The 27 summer Olympic venues since 1896
News from the IOC's 112th Session in Moscow

China gets first Games

Rogge wins presidency

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