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SBD Global/July 10, 2012/Olympics
Published July 10, 2012
SWIM LESSONS: DIE WELT reported that the Olympic torch was supposed to go rafting at Hertfordshire, U.K., but instead the combination of water and fire led to an extinguished torch. A LOCOG spokesperson said, "An incident like that is not uncommon, it just happens" (DIE WELT, 7/9).