The Beds at Tokyo's Olympic Village Are Made of Cardboard to Prevent Athletes From Having Sex: VIDEO

Jorge Cárdenas uploaded a TikTok showing his followers the resistance of the beds.

Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox

Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now!
Entrepreneur Staff
1 min read
This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process.

Beds made of sustainable materials at Olympic Village went viral after Japanese authorities said they were made of cardboard so athletes couldn't have sex during the Olympics. 

As a result of this, the Sinaloan weightlifter Jorge Cárdenas decided to upload a TikTok, where he checks the resistance of beds made with recyclable materials. The video has more than 5.8 million views and 430,000 likes.

Related: They Design 'Anti-Sex' Beds for the Athletes of the Olympic Games

In the video, the athlete threw himself onto the bed with all his strength (the famous "leap of the tiger" favorite among Latin Americans) to see if it could support his weight, and the bed remained intact. According to the manufacturers, they are built to support a maximum of 200 kg, but it is recommended that only one person use them to avoid Covid-19 infections.

A Northern Irish gymnast did the same for his fans, so it's safe to assume that “anti-sex” beds won't necessarily serve their purpose.

@jorgecardenaxxx

For those who asked about the anti-sex beds ## parati ## fyp ## viral

♬ original sound - Jorge Adann Cardenas
More from Entrepreneur
Our Franchise Advisors are here to help you throughout the entire process of building your franchise organization!
  1. Schedule a FREE one-on-one session with a Franchise Advisor
  2. Choose one of our programs that matches your needs, budget, and timeline
  3. Launch your new franchise organization
Discover the franchise that’s right for you by answering some quick questions about
  • Which industry you’re interested in
  • Why you want to buy a franchise
  • What your financial needs are
  • Where you’re located
  • And more
Make sure you’re covered for physical injuries or property damage at work by
  • Providing us with basic information about your business
  • Verifying details about your business with one of our specialists
  • Speaking with an agent who is specifically suited to insure your business

Latest on Entrepreneur