Rio 2016: The Blog Post
Did you know there are over 100,000 people alive today who have taken part in the Olympic Games? That’s an amazing amount of people who have taken part in the greatest sporting event in the world.
Over the last couple of weeks we have seen some of the greatest athletes and sportsmen in the world take part in a range of sports that we don’t usually care about. I mean, when else do people watch the steeplechase?
We have been lucky enough to join the competitors of these games in what you may assume is their moment of glory. In fact, what these competitors are letting us see is just a small part of a long and often painful process. And, to me, that is much more of a spectacular thing about all this.