The Most Googled Questions About the Olympics, Answered
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The Most Googled Questions About the Olympics, Answered!
Question: "Why do divers shower after each dive?"
Answer: To prevent cramping, divers shower under warm water. (via Metro)
Question: "Why does one volleyball player have a different colored jersey?"
Answer: The player with the different jersey is the only one that can sub in and replace another player from the back row. (via Yahoo! Sports)
Question: "Why is Russia called R.O.C.?"
Answer: The country of Russia got banned for doping so the team we see is officially called the "Russian Olympic Committee." (via USA Today)
Question: "Why isn't LeBron James in the Olympics?"
Answer: He decided not to participate because of injuries. (via Sporting News)
Question: "How deep is an Olympic pool?"
Answer: The swimming pools in Tokyo are about 10 feet deep. (via 4WWL)
(questions via Google Trends)
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