Ever Wondered Why Gold Medalists Bite Their Medal After Winning It?
If you are a keen observer than you might have noticed this as well that after winning a medal, gold medalists bite their medals. I know that hunger can sometimes be really disconcerting but this doesn’t make a good reason for getting a taste of hard-earned medal.
Hence, there has to be another reason behind it and there is. Find out for yourself.
The prominent cause behind it dates back to 1986.
Though, let’s discuss about some technicalities that led to the traditional biting of the gold medal.
Can you guess how much a gold medal in Rio Olympics is worth? I know, the hard work done by the athletes cannot be compared to monetary value but just for the sake of knowing.
Yup, no kidding here. Not beating behind the bush any longer. Let’s find out why Olympians bite their medals.