It takes a lot of blood, sweat, and tears to reach the levels of athleticism that qualify you to compete as an Olympic athlete. It also takes a lot of energy and passion to be a supporter of the Games, especially if you’re a grandparent of one of the athletes. Your job? Enthusiastic cheering. Your fate? To go viral.
Let’s take a look at three amazing women who may not be playing a sport this summer, but are still making a mark on this summer’s events in Rio.