The Olympics are a huge event and as such they also have a tremendous fan following. But it can be a bit difficult to keep track of them because of the sheer number of sports events taking place at the same time. To assist fans of the Olympics, there’s a large selection of smartphone apps. We’ve chosen the best apps to keep up with the Olympics. If you’re following a particular athlete or just want to keep up with the games, these are a must.
Samsung’s app for the 2014 Sochi Olympics comprehensively covers every aspect about them. First of all, you can access a leader-board which shows the medals won by a particular country for each sport. You can also keep a track of the games’ schedule and check out results of all the games. If you just want to keep up with the scores and medals, this app has got you covered.
The Sochi 2014 Results lets you keep up with sports that you care about. There’s a menu that lists all the sports separately, so you can easily select the one you want information about. The schedule module is pretty thorough and lists events for a day in a very readable manner. There’s also a news hub where you can check out the latest news related to the Olympics, along with photos and videos.
The Sochi 2014 Guide is more aimed towards the people who’re actually travelling to Moscow to witness the games themselves. As such, it has a comprehensive map of the city of Moscow and lists any attractions that people might be interested in while staying for the games. The app also has a schedule for all the sports events, so you can easily be on top of what’s happening. This is a great app for not only keeping up with the games but making the most out of your stay at Moscow.
The 2014 Team USA Road to Sochi is the official app for team USA. The app allows users to stay on top of the schedule of all the U.S athletes, and also provides a deeper insight into the athletes themselves. All of the athletes have separate sections in the app, with videos and articles on their lives and how they were able to participate in the Olympics.
If you’re interested in the athletes taking part in the 2014 Olympics, the Olympic Athlete’s Hub might be just the thing for you. It’s a smartphone app that gives you information about all the athletes’ social presence as well. For example, you can quickly access an athlete’s Facebook page, Instagram feed or Twitter feed from the app. This is a good way of viewing the Olympics from a unique perspective and it puts you directly in touch with your favorite stars.