Everything You Need to Know About the Rio Olympics
It's hard to believe we are at yet another year of the Olympics — yay, sports! Now less than a month away, all eyes will be on Rio de Janeiro as the city hosts the 31st Summer Olympic Games from August 5-21. With over 200 countries participating and more than 10,000 athletes involved, you'd be forgiven for finding it just a little bit tricky to keep up with the latest and greatest happenings, especially given the fact that the host city has become embroiled in more controversy than usual in the lead-up.
The Games are guaranteed to take over our TV screens (and everything else) come August, so while we wait in eager anticipation, brush up on everything you need to know below. And if the Olympics is at the bottom of your priority watch-list, well, think of these as handy conversation starters for the next month.