London Olympics in a blur

A collection of mesmerizing photos that turn Olympic sports into works of art. -- By Carla Thorpe, Yahoo! Sports

Action during the Men's Omnium Track Cycling 30km Points Race on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 8 - Cycling - Track
Action during the Men's Omnium Track Cycling 30km Points Race on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Alejandro Madorno of Argentina riding Milano de Flore competes in the 1st Qualifier of Individual Jumping on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 8 - Equestrian
Alejandro Madorno of Argentina riding Milano de Flore competes in the 1st Qualifier of Individual Jumping on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Aron Szilagyi (L) of Hungary competes against Nikolay Kovalev of Russia during their Men's Sabre Individual semifinal match on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Fencing
Aron Szilagyi (L) of Hungary competes against Nikolay Kovalev of Russia during their Men's Sabre Individual semifinal match on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
General view of the Men's Omnium Track Cycling 15km Scratch Race on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Cycling - Track
General view of the Men's Omnium Track Cycling 15km Scratch Race on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Kristian Ipsen and Troy Dumais of the United States practise for the Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 4 - Diving
Kristian Ipsen and Troy Dumais of the United States practise for the Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Andrea Lenders of Netherlands during podium training for trampoline on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 6 - Around the Games
Andrea Lenders of Netherlands during podium training for trampoline on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
(L-R) Juliana Gaviria of Colombia, Natasha Hansen of New Zealand and Ekaterina Gnidenko of Russia compete in the Women's Sprint Track Cycling 1/16 Final Repechages on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Cycling - Track
(L-R) Juliana Gaviria of Colombia, Natasha Hansen of New Zealand and Ekaterina Gnidenko of Russia compete in the Women's Sprint Track Cycling 1/16 Final Repechages on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Illya Kvasha and Oleksiy Prygorov of Ukraine competes in the Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Diving on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 5 - Diving
Illya Kvasha and Oleksiy Prygorov of Ukraine competes in the Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Diving on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Valentina Vezzali of Italy competes against Arianna Errigo of Italy during their Women's Foil Individual Fencing Semi Final match on day one of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 28, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 1 - Fencing
Valentina Vezzali of Italy competes against Arianna Errigo of Italy during their Women's Foil Individual Fencing Semi Final match on day one of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 28, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Yeji Kim of Republic of Korea competes in the Women's Single Sculls Heat 2 on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney on July 28, 2012 in Windsor, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Olympics day one - Rowing
Yeji Kim of Republic of Korea competes in the Women's Single Sculls Heat 2 on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney on July 28, 2012 in Windsor, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Sergio Alvarez Boulet of Cuba competes in the Men's 56kg Weightlifting on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Weightlifting
Sergio Alvarez Boulet of Cuba competes in the Men's 56kg Weightlifting on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Dani King, Laura Trott and Joanna Rowsell of Great Britain compete as they set a new world record in the Women's Team Pursuit Track Cycling qualifying on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 7 - Cycling - Track
Dani King, Laura Trott and Joanna Rowsell of Great Britain compete as they set a new world record in the Women's Team Pursuit Track Cycling qualifying on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Emilie Fer of France wins the Gold medal Women's Kayak Single (K1) Slalom on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 6 - Canoe Slalom
Emilie Fer of France wins the Gold medal Women's Kayak Single (K1) Slalom on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Henry Frayne of Australia competes in the Men's Long Jump Final on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
Henry Frayne of Australia competes in the Men's Long Jump Final on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Walter Fernando Perez of Argentina competes in the Men's Omnium Track Cycling 1km Time Trial on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Cycling - Track
Walter Fernando Perez of Argentina competes in the Men's Omnium Track Cycling 1km Time Trial on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Jessica Fox of Australia competes in the Women's Kayak Single (K1) Slalom on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 6 - Canoe Slalom
Jessica Fox of Australia competes in the Women's Kayak Single (K1) Slalom on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

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