Rio's Olympic Village Still Isn't Ready, But That's Not Uncommon
Members of team Australia said Rio's Olympic Village is unlivable because of plumbing and electrical issues. That's not an unusual complaint.By Grant Suneson | July 24, 2016
During this year's Olympics, don't be surprised if you see some tired, bleary-eyed athletes competing. It seems like the rooms in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Village aren't very comfortable.
The first Australian athletes to head to Brazil refused to move into their accommodations, saying the rooms are unlivable. Instead, they're staying in nearby hotels.