Your question: What sports were in the 2000 Olympics?

Which new game was introduced at the 2000 Sydney Olympics?

Triathlon and taekwondo were two new additions to the Olympic programme.

What were the 9 original sports in the Olympics?

The Modern Olympics

Thirteen countries competed at the Athens Games in 1896. Nine sports were on the agenda: cycling, fencing, gymnastics, lawn tennis, shooting, swimming, track and field, weight lifting, and wrestling.

Did Sydney Olympics make a profit?

The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games experienced the biggest net loss recorded at approximately US$2 billion.


Host City Sydney Summer Olympics
Year 2000
Final Operating Budget A$6,600,000,000
Total Costs A$3,000,000,000 (A$363,5000,000 borne by the public)
Profit/Loss US$2.1 billion
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