#EventerProblems don’t go on hiatus during Olympic week — they just get more … team-spirited. Here are our top nine for Tokyo.
#9. Trying to make sense of the new Olympic format (here’s a cheat sheet)
#8. Trying to forget that 208 nations have gathered together during a global pandemic
#7. Getting up in the middle of the night to watch the livestream …
#6. … and then going to work
#5. When non-horsey people remember once every four years that there’s a sport called eventing …
#4. … and then immediately forget again as soon as the Olympics are over
#3. When the EN server crashes in the middle of cross country live updates
#2. When suddenly out of nowhere you start feeling super aggressively patriotic …
#1. … yet no matter who ends up on the podium, you know you’re going to need a box of tissues.
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