2016 Rio Olympics - Golf - Preliminary - Women's training - Olympic Golf Course…

Alternative views from the sidelines of the Rio Olympics

Not all of the Olympic action took place on a track, balance beam or diving board -- take a look at the best shots from behind the scenes of the Games.

2016 Rio Olympics - Golf - Preliminary - Training session - Olympic Golf Course…

Alternative views from the sidelines of the Rio Olympics

A special Sunday event, a photographic essay celebrating a few of these magnificent raptors. Not Falcons (nor Patriots), these superb owls hail from all over the world.

Sports: Watch These Giant Rodents Roam the Olympic Golf Course in Rio

Watch These Giant Rodents Roam the Rio Olympic Golf Course

Watch These Giant Rodents Roam the Olympic Golf Course in Rio Watch These Giant Rodents Roam the Olympic Golf Course in Rio The capybara has been spotted on the Olympic golf course

Gil Hanse Golf Architect talking about the Rio Olympic Golf Course at the Trump International Golf Club Dubai #TRUMP #GOLF #DUBAI

Gil Hanse Golf Architect talking about the Rio Olympic Golf Course at the Trump International Golf Club Dubai

Five Facts About Rio Olympic Golf

Five Facts About Rio Olympic Golf

Rio's Olympic Golf Course Overrun with Capybaras and Crocodiles Days Ahead of Summer Games  -     August 3, 2016

Rio's Olympic Golf Course Overrun with Capybaras and Crocodiles Days Ahead of Summer Games

Rio's Olympic Golf Course Overrun with Capybaras and Crocodiles Days Ahead of Summer Games - August 2016

Jan 2015: 2016 Rio Olympics Golf: The Reserva Marapendi Golf Course in Rio. It is just 5 km away from the Olympic and Paralympic Village. Following the conclusion of the Games, the course will become open to the public in order to encourage Brazilians and South Americans to take up golf. There is expected to be a standing capacity of 17,500 people and 2,500 seats.

At the 2016 Rio Olympics golf will return to the Games for the first time since so we decided to take a look at the course in Brazil.

Jan 2015: 2016 Rio Olympics Golf: The course. The Reserva Marapendi Golf Course is located in Barra da Tijuca. A three-hole play-off will decide who receives gold, silver and bronze if necessary. To be guaranteed a place in the respective fields, players must finish in the top 15 of the world rankings. However, only four players per country may be represented, with each world region also guaranteed to have one player present. Players will be able to qualify up until July 11th 2016.

Construction continues at the golf course in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood with nearly one year to go to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on July

Mar 2016: Video.Shackelford calls Olympic test event a 'home run'.  Geoff Shackelford and Gary Williams recap the Olympic golf test event for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Shackelford calls Olympic test event a 'home run'. Geoff Shackelford and Gary Williams recap the Olympic golf test event for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

After 112 years golf makes quiet return to Games  -  August 11, 2016  -     2016 Rio Olympics - Golf - Preliminary - Men's Individual Stroke Play - Olympic Golf Course - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 11/08/2016. - Bubba Watson (USA) of the United States hits a tee shot during the first round of the men's Olympic golf competition​.

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Village athletes welcome US golf millionaires  -  August 10, 2016  -      A groundsman waters a fairway on the Rio Olympic golf course

Village athletes welcome US golf millionaires - August 10, 2016 - A groundsman waters a fairway on the Rio Olympic golf course

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 20:  Gold medalist, Inbee Park of Korea poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for Women's Golf on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Golf Course on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 20: Gold medalist, Inbee Park of Korea poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for Women's Golf on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Golf Course on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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