The Aquatics Centre was home to some incredible moments during the 2012 London Games, and these are the five best moments from the pool over the Olympic Games. Records were set, and medals were won. Swimmers made history, but none more than Michael Phelps.
The swimming events are extremely exciting theater because we always love to see who is fastest. There are rivalries among countries and rivalries within teams. We saw them play out over the course of the swimming events, and they captivated us from beginning to end.
There was intense action from both the men's and women’s teams. Michael Phelps passed the torch to Missy Franklin. For Team USA, the swimming events were an incredible success, from start to finish.
Here are the top five moments from the Aquatics Centre in the London Games.