Visa Gives Olympic Athletes A Contactless Payment Ring

Visa Gives Olympic Athletes A Contactless Payment Ring

The device works at NFC-enabled terminals and will be tested at Rio 2016

Michelle Hum, PSFK Labs
  • 16 june 2016

As the exclusive payment provider at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, Visa provided its sponsored athletes with a contactless payment ring. In order to make a purchase in any of the stadiums, press centers, or inside the Olympic Village or Olympic Superstores, Team Visa athletes simply tap their ring to NFC enabled payment terminals.

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