Unusual baggage has been a common sight at Heathrow
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London 2012: Transporting Olympic luggage

Pole vaults, kayaks and bikes - just a few of the million pieces of sporting equipment being shipped in to stage the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Aside from athletes bringing items with them, organisers have been co-ordinating the delivery of items direct to Olympic venues.

The BBC's Jon Brain spoke to Alan Williams, the London 2012 head of operations at logistics firm UPS.

  • 24 Jul 2012