The Olympics brings countries from all over the world together to showcase the amazing talents of their athletes. The sweat, blood and tears that are shed by the hours and years of training are inspiring and mind-blowing. The athletes work their whole lives to get to this point, and when they win, it’s an amazing accomplishment. The accomplishment not only is celebrated by the Olympian, but also by their teammates, coaches and entire country.
There have been some amazing wins at the Olympics. Underdogs, wildcards and long-time athletes continually change the game when they place first for the gold. A single win can change the entire games! Records get shattered and performances take our breath away. No matter the sport, there is always an amazing win somewhere in its history.
Here are just some of our favorite winning moments by Olympians that inspire us.