Here all the numbers of Rio 2016 Olympic Games!

Here all the numbers of Rio 2016 Olympic Games!

The 31st edition of Rio 2016 Olympic Games came to an end just few days ago: definitely, two weeks of competitions, sport and great emotions for the whole world!
Besides Myrtha Pools personal record, who has realized the pools for the swimming competitions, here two weeks of Rio Olympic Games in numbers:

– Record participation of 205 National Olympic Committees

11,303 athletes

– More than 45 per cent women

– By taking his tally to 23 gold medals, Michael Phelps cemented his position as the most decorated Olympian in history

– Usain Bolt did the “triple-triple” becoming the first athlete to win the 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay titles at three consecutive games

487 thletes from Youth Olympic Games competed in Rio winning 60 medals (14 gold)

– Record viewing numbers nearly 350.000 hours (London 2012 had less than 200.000)

– Approximately 90 per cent of Brazilian television audience watched some coverage of the games

Half the world’s population watched some coverage of the games Rio 2016

5.000 + doping tests, the most comprehensive anti-doping process in Olympic History.

Read the full article on Rio2016 official website!

Surf through our booklet online and find out all the pools signed by Myrtha at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games!