t is estimated that 14 million meals will be needed for 16,500 athletes, 4,000 officials, 20,600 international broadcasters and journalists, and nine million ticket holders, across 40 locations at next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games. A further five million meals are likely to be required at rowing and sailing locations.
Dara Torres at age 41 became oldest swimmer to make olympic team (her 5th) in 2008. She is a 12 time medalist with 3 silver in Bejing. She is a mother,author,commentator. Even though Dara was unsuccessful in her bid for a spot on the 2012 London team at age 45 she is an inspiration to all. She did not let a number on a timeline prevent her from pursuing her dreams.