Frequent question: Where will the 2016 Olympics going to be held?

Where will the 2016 Olympics be held how many countries will compete?

More than 11,000 athletes from 207 nations took part in the 2016 Games, including first-time entrants Kosovo, South Sudan, and the Refugee Olympic Team.

2016 Summer Olympics.

Emblem of the 2016 Summer Olympics
Host city Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Athletes 11,238
Events 306 in 28 sports (41 disciplines)
Opening 5 August

When and where will the 2016 Olympics be held?

The 2016 Olympic Games will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 5-21, 2016, and will be followed by the Paralympic Games, September 7-18, 2016.

Where will 2025 Olympics be held?

2032 Summer Olympics: Brisbane

It’s the third time Australia will host an Olympics; Melbourne hosted the 1956 Games and Sydney hosted the 2000 Games. The IOC has begun confirming Olympic host cities 11 years in advance to allow local officials more lead time to plan and build infrastructure.

What do the Olympic rings stand for?

The Olympic symbol (the Olympic rings) expresses the activity of the Olympic Movement and represents the union of the five continents and the meeting of athletes from throughout the world at the Olympic Games.

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