While the coverage of Olympics in the US has been critically panned and the Australian coverage has had some interesting feedback from social media users:
The gold medal for most adverts during the #OlympicGames coverage…. Goes to…. Channel seven… Congrats.
— JR (@J_Robzz) August 7, 2016
At least is hasn’t caused the backlash of the BBC coverage. Trying to keep cool in the hot Rio climate BBC presenter Helen Skelton decided to wear a black playsuit. While the athletes did their best to wow the audiences it was the outfit that got the most attention online.
— Rachel Middlemiss (@geordiegirl83) August 7, 2016
@BBCNews Did Helen Skelton forget to put a skirt on?
— Lou Jack (@louboujack) August 7, 2016
To the people who have problems with visible legs, perhaps you shouldn’t be watching the swimming? #HelenSkelton
— Mairi White (@Mairikins) August 7, 2016
HOW DARE A WOMAN SHOW HER LEGS WHILE HOSTING THE OLYMPIC SWIMMING. While the people behind her are in swimsuits… https://t.co/xNoAoMJU9v
— ✞ REBECCA CROW (@katsandcrows) August 7, 2016