London 2012 Countdown - £5 | The Royal Mint
 YearDesign
 
2009

3 years to go

Two swimmers as faceted figures, accompanied by the number "3", with a section of a clock-face to the right and the London 2012 logo to the left. The reverse design is surrounded by a plan view of the main Olympic Stadium, incorporating the date "2009" on the right-hand side, with the word "COUNTDOWN" above and the inscription "XXX OLYMPIAD" below.

Designed by:
Claire Aldridge BA

 
2010

2 years to go

Two runners as faceted figures, accompanied by the number "2", with a section of a clock-face to the right and below, and the London 2012 logo to the left. The reverse design is surrounded by a plan view of the main Olympic Stadium, incorporating the date "2010" at the bottom, with the word "COUNTDOWN" above and the inscription "XXX OLYMPIAD" below.

Designed by:
Claire Aldridge BA

 Countdown 1 year to go
2011

1 year to go

A cyclist as a faceted figure, accompanied by the number "1", with a section of a clock-face to the right, below and to the left, and the London 2012 logo to the right. The reverse design is surrounded by a plan view of the main Olympic Stadium, incorporating the date "2011" on the left-hand side, with the word "COUNTDOWN" above and the inscription "XXX OLYMPIAD" below.

Designed by:
Claire Aldridge BA

 Countdown Its Here
2012

Three athletes as faceted figures standing on a victory podium, with a section of a clock-face to the right, to the left and above, and the London 2012 logo to the right. The reverse design is surrounded by a plan view of the main Olympic Stadium, incorporating the date “2012” at the top, with the word “COUNTDOWN” above and the inscription “XXX OLYMPIAD” below.

Designed by:
Claire Aldridge BA

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