15 Of The Wealthiest Olympic Athletes Around The World A lot of people are under the impression that Olympic athletes earn megabucks but thats rarely actually the case. As an Olympic athlete depending on which country youre representing what sport youre participating in and whether that sport gets a decent amount if any funding from your countrys sports committee or whoevers in charge of dishing out the cash you could end up hardly earning a penny. Plenty of athletes around the world work a…
PHOTOS: Princesses Beatrice & Eugenie Attend First Buckingham Palace Garden Party
There are many universal "firsts" when it comes to growing up... If you're a British royal, you can add one more to the list: first Buckingham Palace garden party. Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie both made their first garden party appearances today at Buckingham Palace, joining their grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, as well as Prince Philip, Princess Anne and Prince Andrew. Their towering fellow guests were the members of the Team GB Olympic Basketball Team.
Royal Mail first class postage stamps launched for London 2012 Olympic Games
British cycling star Mark Cavendish has finally achieved his ambition of winning an Olympic medal by claiming silver in the omnium event, and says he did everything he could to win gold. Elia Viviani of Italy… #Athlete #Sports #Athletic #Olympics #Rio #RioOlympics #Rio2016 #Swimming #Gymnastics #Track #Soccer #Football #Basketball
Shopping, anyone? Shoppers are seen at the Westfield Stratford City mall in east London. The 1.75 billion British pounds ($2.75 billion U.S.) mall includes a 24-hour casino, 14 bowling lanes, 70 restaurants and 250 shops between the main public transit hub and the main entry point to the Olympic Park. An estimated 75 percent of fans will have to walk through the mall and its temptations to reach the venues for showcase events like gymnastics, swimming, basketball and track.