Doodle No. 4 of the Olympics-Series presented fencing (July 30th, 2012). Fencing has been contested at every Summer Olympic Games since the birth of the modern Olympic movement 1896. This year started 105 men and 107 women in 10 events. More about the Fencing competitions at the Olympic Games in London 2012: london2012.com/fencing. Here the doodle:
What I really love is the organic format. It is a nice style that the Google doodlers have designed for this olympic series.
Of course I have animated the scene – here the video:
[Source] For this video I have painted the arena without athletes. It looks like this:
The „o“ is the left athlete, and the „l“ is the wappon of the right athlete :-)
Fencing Doodle 2004
At the Olympic Games 2008 Google has not shown a „fencing“-Doodle. But in 2004 there was one:
More about fencing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fencing