Our very own jacque jovic is taking us through the games every step of the way.she joins us now live from rio... jacque how's it going?
((jacque))my goal today was to get all my work done so i could make it over to watch the women's gymnastics finals but there's just too much to do.
Fortunately... i ended up being in the right place at the right time.
I was in the nbc newsroom working and ran into my news idol and my b-f-f... lester holt anchor of nbc nightly news.
So you know we chit- chatted for a while... talked about the olympics and setting up a tee time to play the new olympic golf course.for the first time in 112 years golf is an olympic sport.
And this is the course the golfers will play, starting on thursday.
60 men will tee off with the hopes of winning a gold medal...the women will tee off next week...the course is brand new and this is the first time anyone will play a competitive round.
((jacque))back to you, dan.
((dan))thanks, jacque.jacque is the only local reporter covering the games in rio.
Games in rio.covering the reporter only local reporter covering the games in rio.you can catch her live updates right here on nbc six.
And tonight at six-30 on the "olympic zone" ((dan))coming up... an arkansas