In the summer of 2012, the most talented young athletes from around the world responded to the call to compete in the London 2012 Olympic Games. This is their story. Director Caroline Rowland meets 12 of them as they prepare for London 2012, giving us a glimpse into what defines them as people and as athletes. With unprecedented behind the scenes access to the greatest moments of the Games, "First" is the closest you can get to experiencing the London 2012 Olympic Games first hand. Soundtrack featuring tracks by Elite Goulding, Underworld, Michael Kiwanuka, Seye, Jess Mills, Delphic, Oily Murs, Two Door Cinema Club, Jake Bugg, Beach House, Chase and Status, Jack Penate, Snow Patrol, Brandon Flowers.
John Orozco, Heena Sidhu, David Rudisha, Majlinda Kelmendi, Caroline Buchanan, Missy Franklin, Chad le Clos, Katie Taylor, Qiu Bo, Laura Trott, Queen Underwood, James Ellington, Christophe Lemaitre, Bruno Fratus, Basheer Abdullah