Visit RT.com to get the news and reports on the Olympic Games. It is an international multi-sport event held both in the summer and winter. RT covers the Olympics and most of the games included in it every two years. Thousands of athletes from all over the world take part in a wide variety of sports. The most popular summer sports to cover in news are gymnastics, volleyball, swimming, football, diving, cycling, etc.; in winter – hockey, ice skating, skiing, curling, snowboarding, and much more. Olympic athletes compete for medals, hitting the headlines of major news media. Sometimes, however, politics can be involved in the Olympics. Don’t miss breaking news and scandal stories on matters of that kind – like when Russian athletes were faced with a doping scandal.