Yes, the beds at the Olympic Village in Tokyo are made of cardboard. No, they will not collapse if athletes attempt to have sex on them.
Olympic athletes don’t expect luxurious living accommodations when they arrive at the Village. But the cardboard beds that were supplied attracted multiple reports and rumors of being designed to discourage sex between athletes. As it turns out, the beds are more than sturdy enough to accommodate sexual activity.
Irish gymnast Rhys McClenaghan debunked any anti-sex rumors over the weekend, when he posted a video on social media jumping up and down on the cardboard bed.
“Anti-sex” beds at the Olympics pic.twitter.com/2jnFm6mKcB
— Rhys Mcclenaghan (@McClenaghanRhys) July 18, 2021
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