8 fun Olympics facts and information that are simply astounding,
Every four years we are graced with one of the biggest sporting events in the world, the Olympic games. For two weeks our scheduled television programming is interrupted by sports, that we in general pay next to no attention to most of the time, but grow passionate towards during the two weeks of competition.
The Olympics pit athletes from around the world against each other in different sports, testing their skill and endurance against the best in their chosen field. But while we enjoy the fleeting event while it temporarily graces our television screens, there’s a lot to the Olympics that many people don’t know. So with no further ado, here are 8 Olympics facts and information.