The Olympics is the world's oldest sporting tradition and has been the pride of our society since it first started in the 8th Century B.C.
The modern-day variant of the Olympics is much different and is one of the most watched events of all-time. There are a lot of facts you may not know about the Olympics, and so we bring you 10 of them.
1. Competitive Environment
One of the most competitive Olympics in history, was the Brazil 2016 Olympics with over 11,500 athletes competing in the events.