Here we are at the Olympics – Rio 2016! What a great world tournament. It is the most complete of all the mixed sports competition.
According to Wikipedia:
The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered the world’s foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating. The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.
Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. Baron Pierre de Coubertin founded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894. The IOC is the governing body of the Olympic Movement, with the Olympic Charter defining its structure and authority.
Read more on Wikipedia: HERE
I’m not giving too much information because there are too many places where you can start looking for your favorite sports and follow your favorite athletes.
But, I’d like to share some links where you can enjoy the Olympics and find the information you need.
The first place I recommend is the official Olympics Rio 2016 website. Here you can find sports, athletes, photos, news, and so much more information, follow the next link or click on the picture below
There is also another link, from the NBC network, where you can access live stream videos and information: NBC Olympics
The official site for this particular Olympics Game can be found here: Oficial Olympics Rio 2016 Website
Or, you can follow them in Tweeter:
— Olympics (@Olympics) 7 de agosto de 2016
We couldn’t miss the Official YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/olympic
Watch here for the introduction video:
Finally, the Instagram official account: https://www.instagram.com/olympics/
Hope you like this, let me know which is your favorite sport and if you are and how you are enjoying this incredible competition Olympics – Rio 2016.