discoverynews

discoverynews:

This is incredible. I wonder what would happen today?

andrewlam:

Fun Fact: In the 1936 Olympics, two Japanese pole vaulters and close friends tied for the Silver Medal. Unable to break the tie for 5 hours of fierce competition, the two friends had their Silver and Bronze medals cut in half and welded together to form a pair of mixed medals. These became known as the Medals of Eternal Friendship.

Source.

all the Olympic coverage…

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    How cool is this!
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    andrewlam: I didn’t even notice that till I read their story!
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