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Measurers' News: Olympics

Runners World interviewed Hugh Jones, AUKCM chairman and IAAF/AIMS area measurement administrator, about his measurement work during the planning of the Olympic Marathon course.


The Official Measurer appointed by the IAAF was David Katz (USA), and his measurement of the Marathon Course took place on 13 June 2012. Read Mike Sandford's Report on the measurement

London 2012 Olympic marathon Measurement

News Items

Measurer Brian Porter's Olympic Torch Relay Leg

Read the account from Brian Porter, Measurement Secretary for the North of England, of his experience as an Olympic Torch Bearer.

OTHER MEASURERS who were torch bearers:

Andy Rogers Tony Perry


Are any other measurers involved in the Olympics? Please send in your story.