Rio 2016 Olympic medals presented Tuesday

The Rio 2016 Olympic gold medal is presented during a ceremony at the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Rio will host the Olympic games starting on Aug. 5, amid the worst recession to hit Brazil in decades, an outbreak of the Zika virus and the ongoing political crisis that saw President Dilma Rousseff impeached and suspended from office. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

The Rio 2016 Olympic medals were presented Tuesday. The medals were revealed during a ceremony at the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Rio will host the Olympic games starting on Aug. 5, amid the worst recession to hit Brazil in decades, an outbreak of the Zika virus and the ongoing political crisis that saw President Dilma Rousseff impeached and suspended from office.

The Rio 2016 Olympic silver medal, AP Photo
The Rio 2016 Olympic silver medal, AP Photo
The Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medal, AP Photo
The Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medal, AP Photo

 

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