As many want to know. what is that tape seen on many athletes? Shown during Beach Volleyball at the Rio Summer Olympics Day 9, USA Olympian Kerri Walsh Jennings like other Olympic athletes is wearing colored tapes known as kinesiology tape or more popularly known as kinesio tape.It claims to alleviate discomfort and facilitates lymphatic drainage by microscopically lifting the skin. [The Kinesio Tape can be] applied over muscles to reduce pain and inflammation, relax overused or tired…
Olympic athletes told to 'keep your mouth closed' when they swim through faeces-infested water
The Rio Olympic Games officially got underway Friday night with Opening Ceremonies at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. The Games are being held for the first time in South America, and more than athletes from over 200 countries will be competing.
In this piece, 7 Olympic athletes share healthy living tips for kids and explain how they got to where they are in their sport. Includes tips on hydration, training and motivation. Feel inspired and get active with these words from the best athletes.
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