Mappy Friday – Most searched Olympic Sport by country #MapThis!

With the Olympics winding down after almost 2 weeks of amazing sport there’s now plenty of time to look back on the data and trends that are coming out of Olympic related search and activity on the web. Today via Google Trends we enjoy an interesting map that reveals the top Olympic sports searched on Google by country. The Trends map clearly reveals that North America has been glued to the swimming events, Russia is still passionate about gymnastics, and France seems to be consumed by a passion for Judo!

The trends Olympic Search map has been compiled by Google search results from August 6-18, 2016.



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