The first gold medal of the Rio Olympics went to an American, Ginny Thrasher, for the 10-meter air rifle.
To which I say, congrats Ginny Thrasher!
“10-meter air rifle”?
Which made me curious: what other competitions at the Olympics have I never heard of? Off to the net I go. Without further ado, here is my list of ten Olympic events you’ve never heard of: