2012 Olympic Games – Opening Ceremony

David Beckham passes under Tower Bridge on a speed boat named "Max Power." (Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

David Beckham passes under Tower Bridge on a speed boat named “Max Power.” (Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND – JULY 27: David Beckham passes under Tower Bridge driving a speedboat named ‘Max Power’ which carries the Olympic Torch with its torchbearer on July 27, 2012 in London, England. Athletes, heads of state and dignitaries from around the world have gathered in the Olympic Stadium for the opening ceremony of the 30th Olympiad. London plays host to the 2012 Olympic Games which will see 26 sports contested by 10,500 athletes over 17 days of competition. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)