Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Finished: August 12, 2012
Participants: 95 (0 men and 95 women) from 24 countries
Youngest Participant: Alexia Kyriazi (16 years, 239 days)
Oldest Participant: Julieta Cantaluppi (27 years, 198 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): 21 athletes with 1 medal
Most Medals (Country): Russia (3 medals)
Rhythmic gymnastics took place at the [Wembley Arena] on the last few days of the London Olympics. There were again two events for women, an individual and group competition. Russia dominated, as Yevgeniya Kanayeva defended her gold medal in the individual event, with her teammate Darya Dmitriyeva taking silver, and the Russian women won the group event. Belarus also won two medals, a bronze in individual and silver in the group event, with Italy winning the only other medal, a bronze in group.