A D.C.-based group’s effort to capture the 2024 Olympics has inspired Washingtonians to propose a slate of new area-appropriate events. Suggest your own in the comments section or on Twitter at #DCOlympicEvents.
1. Metro Pentathlon An athlete would have to journey on all five lines of Washington’s subway system without delay, a feat rarely accomplished by ordinary Washingtonians. Other obstacles include single tracking, broken escalators, tourists, floor cleaners and fare-card malfunctions. Melina Mara/The Washington Post Buy Photo