Category Archives: Sport

2012 Olympic Torch Relay Map

The London 2012 Olympic Games organizing committee has published preliminary details of the Olympic torch route before the games opening. Unlike some previous relays the torch will travel straight from Greece to the United Kingdom and not visit any other … Continue reading

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The Masters Golf Tournament, course maps

Golf’s most prestigious tournament, The Masters, starts in a couple of days time. To tie in with this Golfdigest has published a nifty virtual map of the Augusta National Course with details about each hole and cool video flyovers. Go … Continue reading

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March Madness Maps

Following on from the popular Super Bowl fan map, ESRI has put together a similar app for the 2011 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament games. Who do you want to win ? Cast your vote for your favourite college basketball team … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Marathon course maps

Today marks the 26th running of the Los Angeles Marathon. The organisers have a series of detailed course maps, and a slick, turn by turn, 3D flyover animation showing the route from Dodger Stadium to Santa Monica. Catch the video … Continue reading

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Green Bay Packers vs Pittsburgh Steelers, Search Trends

Google Trends charts approximate search volumes for specific keywords used in Google’s Search engine. Using this I’ve put compiled a quick map comparing search trends for the Green Bay Packers vs the Pittsburgh Steelers in the month leading up to … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Fandom mapped

Superbowl Fan Map Who do you want to see win Super Bowl XLV ?.  Go to this nationwide fan map from ESRI, enter your Zip code, cast your vote to add yourself to the map. Zoom and pan around to see … Continue reading

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