At the olympic and paralympic games in 2008 BP worked closely alongside this organisation, this then led them on to becoming a partner of the London 2012 Games.The opportunity to work alongside, such a worldwide event gave BP, a new platform to work along, and this has helped them gain global success. Since working alongside of the olympics, BP have a large number of support from a number of well-known sporting events including, ‘The commonwealth games which took place in Glasgow 2014, The European games in Baku 2015 and, the World Athletic championship in 2015. This was a huge success globally for BP, as they were recognised around the world, for a different reason then the company is known for. They were also asked to support the London 2017 world para athletics championships, which took place last summer. BP have also become an international partner of the International Paralympic Committee, which is known as the IPC. As Well, as supporting the events, BP have also supported a number of the teams who take part in the events including; UK, US, Angola, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Georgia, Germany, Singapore, Trinidad and Tobago.