ATTENDING A LIVE SPORTING EVENT CAN BE A BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE FOR ANY DIE-HARD SPORTS FAN. WE CHECKED OUT THE ASIAN GAMES 2018 EARLIER THIS YEAR TO SEE WHAT IT’S REALLY LIKE IN PERSON.
Watching sports on TV or at a bar can be an exhilarating enough experience, especially when it’s a massive and iconic event like the FIFA World Cup or Olympic Games. But what is it like to attend some of these sporting events live, in person?
In September this year, we headed to Jakarta, Indonesia for the Asian Games 2018 and took in what the city had to offer amidst the buzz of the games. For a place known for its massive traffic jams, travelling by car was surprisingly bearable considering the influx of travellers and added security measures in place to ensure that everything was run smoothly.
Watching these competitions live will change the way you look at spectator sports, especially if you’ve been watching them in the comfort of your own home this whole time. Sure, you may follow the Premier League or the NBA religiously week in, week out, but there are some things you can only experience through actually being there.
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