How would the champs of bygone Olympics fare against today’s best sprinters, jumpers, and throwers?


Compared with the athletes in the first modern Olympics, today’s gold medalists can run faster, swim stronger, and jump and throw farther. But how slow and weak were the champions of yore compared with the best of the 21st century? In which events could the cream of the crop from...

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  • jonathan / 3 Years Ago
    This is a pretty cool simulation!