We’re still in the final days of the Tokyo Summer Olympics — but thanks to the one-year delay of these Games, the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics are now less than six months away. “All venues and facilities for Beijing 2022 are close to complete,” organizers said in a recent update.
Are the 2020 Olympics still being held?
The Summer Paralympics will be held between 24 August and 5 September 2021, 16 days after the completion of the Olympics.
2020 Summer Olympics.
|Host city||Tokyo, Japan|
|Opening||23 July 2021|
|Closing||8 August 2021|
|Opened by||Emperor Naruhito|
|Closed by||IOC president Thomas Bach|
What are the 5 Colours of the Olympic rings?
The Olympic rings were publicly presented for the first time in 1913. In the centre of a white background, five rings interlaced: blue, yellow, black, green and red.
How much do Olympians make?
At the Tokyo Olympics, American athletes will receive $37,500 for each gold medal, $22,500 for each silver medal and $15,000 for each bronze medal, according to the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC).