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Updates: read Is this the first open data Olympics (answer: no) and see the fantastic collection of visualisations in Visualizing.org’s Olympics challenge. Here’s a nice one a bit out of the ordinary – Olympics swimming lap charts. And a final word from the Gdn’s Datablog – What did we learn?, with details of 12 visualisations.
Much more about dataviz on my CPD blog, but for now here are links to 16 examples of the use of data visualisation for #london2012, The Telegraph’s new Olympic data and graphics blog and the Guardian’s London 2012 Olympics data series, powering the Was an Olympic record set today bot: