Investec is involved in multiple Hockey sponsorships as Hockey has great reach in our key geographies of South Africa and the UK. 2011 marked the start of a 5 year commitment for Investec as principal partner for the England & GB Women's hockey team.
Double-amputee runner Oscar Pistorius is competing at the London Olympics after being selected for South Africa's 1,600-meter relay team. Pistorius became the first amputee track athlete to compete at the games after South Africa's Olympic committee picked him July 4 as a late addition to their team.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 27: Caster Semenya of the South Africa Olympic athletics team carries her country's flag during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on July 27, 2012 in London, England.
There were more medals for Team GB in rowing as the lightweight men's four - Chris Bartley, Richard Chambers, Rob Williams and Peter Chambers - won silver in a thrilling final at Eton Dorney. South Africa took the gold.