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Thomas Cook Launches Olympic Quiz Smartphone App

June 8, 2012

LONDON, June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

The great British summer of sport is almost upon us and cheap holidays
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make it all the way to the final.

A specially designed London 2012 Olympic Quiz smartphone app allows British sports
fans to bid for tickets for the eagerly anticipated athletics final, which will take place
on August 9 in the Olympic stadium.

Competitors will be asked a series of questions to test their Olympic knowledge, with
the challenges becoming more and more difficult as they progress through the rounds.
Reaction times will be just as important as correct answers when it comes to discovering
who really has the potential to sweep the gold medal. Upon completion of the quiz, all
competitors will be placed in a national league table to see how their scores measure up.

The closing date for the quiz entries is Monday 23.59pm 16th July 2012, at which point
the competitor with the highest score will be awarded the prize of two tickets to the
final day of athletics events at the London 2012 Games. In addition to the Men and Women’s
200m finals, the winning quizmaster will also see the Men’s 110m semi final and finals to
complete the experience of a lifetime.

The smartphone app also provides further information on Thomas Cook’s London 2012
Games Breaks, which are tailored to provide a fantastic experience of the British capital
city during the world’s most famous sporting event. Thomas Cook’s Olympic Games Quiz app
costs 69p and is available to download now.

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SOURCE Thomas Cook

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