Google gets in on the Olympic action

It seems the Olympics has taken the country by storm! From Danny Boyle’s eye popping display of ‘Britishness’ at the opening ceremony through to the countless magic moments when Team GB wins gold, it appears that everyone in the UK – even those who were so disinterested before it started (every office had at least one person) – is now hooked.

Well after a week of themed images on the Google homepage, today the search engine giant took the next step with Google Doodle Hurdles; a fun and easy online game that gets all those tired office types who sit behind computer screens -I’m obviously not one of them – to take part in the hurdles.

In case you care, our record is 14.6 seconds. So if you think you can do better then in the fatal words of Mel C (aka Sporty Spice) “come and have a go if you think you’re hard enough???, and post your results on our Facebook page We might even give you a prize.