What are the five new Olympic sports?

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today agreed to add baseball/softball, karate, skateboard, sports climbing and surfing to the sports programme for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

What are the 5 new Olympic sports?

On June 1, 2016, the International Olympic Committee made the decision to add new sports to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. It approved the addition of five sports — baseball/softball, karate, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing — that would add 18 new events and 474 athletes to the Summer Games.

What are the 4 new sports in the 2021 Olympics?

The Tokyo Olympics are introducing four new sports to Olympic competition — skateboarding, surfing, karate and sport climbing. July 23, 2021, at 11:32 p.m. TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics are introducing four new sports — skateboarding, surfing, karate and sport climbing. Each traveled its own unique path to the Games.

What is the newest Olympic sport added?

The Tokyo Olympics are introducing four new sports — skateboarding, surfing, karate and sport climbing.

What is the laziest sport?

Feeling Lazy? Here are 5 Sports That Don’t Require Much Effort!

  • Golf. Golf is undoubtedly an incredibly difficult and technical sport to grasp, and we’re not trying to offend any keen golfers by calling them lazy! …
  • Archery. …
  • Darts. …
  • Lawn Bowls. …
  • Pool.
IMPORTANT:  Is there prize money for the Olympics?

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.

How many sports are in Olympics?

Around 11,000 athletes have made their way to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to compete in over 339 different events from 41 different sports.

Olympic Games Blog