Sunday, 29 July 2012

My Olympic Predictions

Over at Plus Magazine, I came up with a predicted medal tally for the London 2012 Olympics. Check out my Mapping the medals article if you are interested in the maths behind it.

My top 20 predicted countries (ordered by total number of medals) are:

2012 Predicted Position2012 Predicted Medals
United States1112
Great Britain279
Russia377
China476
Australia553
France642
Germany642
South Korea832
Ukraine929
Italy1028
Japan1125
Cuba1225
Belarus1321
Canada1419
Spain1419
Netherlands1617
Brazil1716
Kenya1815
Kazakhstan1815
Jamaica2012

And check out my interactive world map, where my predicted top 20 countries are coloured. If you click on each country, you will see results from previous games, a (semi-regularly) updated 2012 medal count, and some occasional comments.

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