How many condoms were used in 2012 Olympics?
2012 London Olympics is considered to be the raunchiest of all. The organisers distributed 150,000 condoms during the games and a website called Grindr (which is now also an app) crashed when athletes began arriving.
How many viewers did the 2012 Olympics have?
London 2012 Games Set A Viewership Record, At 219.4 Million : The Torch The London Summer Games have now become the most-watched television event in U.S. history, with a total of 219.4 viewers over 17 days of coverage.
Was London 2012 the greenest game?
London 2012 has been the greenest Olympics ever, the commission set up to monitor the environmental impact of the Games has announced. The independent Commission for a Sustainable London 2012 said recycling and regeneration had been a success.
Why are so many Olympic athletes given condoms?
The tradition of handing out condoms at the Olympics dates back to the 1988 Games in Seoul. The goal was to encourage safe sex and spread awareness of HIV and AIDS.
Do athletes hook up at the Olympics?
Though many athletes wait until after their events to take part in extracurriculars, “others have hookups between practices because they say sex actually helps them reach for the gold,” a source at the 2016 games told E! News. It’s all athletes!
How did the 2012 Olympics affect the environment?
In total, Games organisers saved the equivalent of 400,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide thanks to their sustainable practices, while 100% of Games operations waste was diverted from landfill, with 62% of that waste being reused, recycled or composted.
Did the London Olympics leave a sustainable legacy?
Almost nine years on, London 2012 is continuing to touch lives and benefit communities living around the Olympic Park. It’s a legacy that goes far beyond the physical changes set in motion by the Games, delivering on a vision embedded in community impact from the start.