Letter to the Editor
Britain and Brazil and the Olympic ideal.
We are excited. Why? Brazil and Britain have a special reason to mark 27 July. We are just two years away from the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games in London. It is a big deal. Not just for the UK – but also Brazil. Of course, the spotlight of the world will be on the UK at that stage - but we are very conscious that once the London Games are over that we will be passing the baton to Rio looking ahead to 2016 . . .