The 2016 Summer Olympics, hosted by Rio de Janeiro, has come to an end. Now, a bit over a week after the official closing ceremony, it is the perfect time to look back at the Games and remember its most important moments. Referred to as one of the most turbulent, controversial, and memorable events in the modern Olympic history, the 2016 Summer Olympics was packed with remarkable moments, brilliant performances, and interesting stories. It was quite a challenge to pick just 25 of them, but hopefully, we made the right choices. The Olympics was marked by a number of controversies and mishaps ranging from the notorious green pools and general safety concerns to doping scandals and Lochte’s disgraceful fabricated tale of robbery. However, these bad moments were eventually overcome by several of acts of kindness, fair play gestures, stunning performances, touching stories, and heart-warming moments. We are happy to tell you that a majority of these memorable moments from the 2016 Summer Olympics will be remembered as great and glorious moments. From Usain Bolt’s golden triple-triple and iconic Shaunae Miller’s dive to the first Olympic marriage proposal, here are 25 Moments From The Summer Olympics That Are Worth Remembering.
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