COVID-19 and the 2020 Olympic games

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Coronavirus has affected everyone in the world at this point in some way or another. Everyone from celebrities to shut-ins have had their lives changed in some way by the pandemic. In the comfort of our own homes, however, one way or another we find a way to stay occupied. One of these ways was watching the Olympics, though this year will be considerably different.

 

Traditionally the Olympics are set to be held every four years, putting 2020 as the time for the semiannual sports ceremony. The pandemic, though, had other plans for all of us it seems. For safety reasons, the onset of the pandemic had many locations closed down, some indefinitely. The olympics was one of many events that was affected. 

 

The games are now postponed until August of next year according to olympic.org