British Embassy holds countdown to Olympics

Posted at 04/18/2012 2:36 PM

MANILA, Philippines – With just 100 days to go before the London Olympics, the British Embassy in Manila today held a symbolic countdown at the Manila Polo Club.

Ambassador Stephen Lillie led the event, which included a ceremonial 100-meter run.

All the venues for the London Games have been completed.

The Philippines will be sending at least six representatives to the games, led by boxer Mark Anthony Barriga. Dateline Philippines, ANC, April 18, 2012.