Olympic Television Archive Bureau: Rio 2016 Highlights

Watch the best of the action from the 2016 Rio Olympics. 

The Rio 2016 Olympics was a spectacular showcase of athleticism, cultural celebration, and memorable moments that captivated audiences worldwide. Held in the vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the games featured stunning performances across various sports. Highlights included Usain Bolt's electrifying sprinting dominance, Michael Phelps's historic medal tally, and Simone Biles's extraordinary gymnastics routines. The event was also notable for the debut of rugby sevens and golf, adding new excitement to the Olympic program.

The Rio Olympics not only celebrated sports but also emphasized themes of unity, diversity, and perseverance. The breathtaking opening and closing ceremonies, set against the backdrop of Rio's iconic landscapes, showcased Brazil's rich cultural heritage and vibrant spirit.

Customers looking to elevate their projects can license footage from the Olympic Television Archive Bureau (OTAB). This extensive archive provides high-quality, exclusive content from the Rio 2016 Olympics, enabling creators to enrich their narratives with unforgettable Olympic moments and enhance their audience's engagement with authentic, dynamic visuals.

Explore the OTAB archive.