Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Olympics, Rio de Janeiro
Olympics; Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
It’s beginning to appear that the Russians will be the big winners at the Olympic Games opening next week in Rio. You may wonder how this could be given the fact that large numbers of Russian athletes, including all the track and field team, have been banned from participation in the Games of 2016. That of course is precisely the point.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Rio 2016" (2016). On Sport and Society. 623.