Always remember the sunscreen, especially if you’re covering rowing. Oh, and write the story first before trying to get back to the Olympic Park. Lessons learned on the first day of the Olympics.
The start of the women’s soccer tournament on Wednesday marked the unofficial start of the Olympics and the unofficial start of our work with Rio2016.com.
Nothing happens fast around Rio. But we got to see the Christ the Redeemer statue, so there’s that at least.
Well, we weren’t able to go to the Christ the Redeemer statue today, but we were still able to do a little bit more exploring.
Our second day in Rio saw us check out the media center and the massive Olympic Village. Only a few more days before it takes center stage for the world.