Gallery: Best of Rio, Aug. 20

Ragan Smith jumps on beam at the Flamengo Club in Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Jaclyn Chung/Cronkite News)

The sun sets through the trees in Rio’s Tijuca National Forest. (Photo by Jaclyn Chung/Cronkite News)

People play capoeira at an outdoor park at the Botafogo neighborhood. (Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Cronkite News)

The Olympic cauldron glows in the sunlight on the Olympic Boulevard in downtown Rio. (Photo by Scotty Bara/Cronkite News)

Casa Nem prepares for a photoshoot to promote the start of the Brazilian political campaign Indianara Siqueira. (Photo by Katherine Fitzgerald/Cronkite News)

Panda pins are among thousands of pins traded at the Olympic Park. (Photo by Jaclyn Chung/Cronkite News)

Take a look at some of the best photos taken by Cronkite News reporters on location in Rio de Janeiro covering all things related to the 2016 Olympics and the culture of Rio.

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