Where are next Olympic Games?
Biggest and greatest event in sports in the world Olympics is played every fourth year. Played at International level world class athletes present themselves in variety of sports. Also known as Summer Olympic Games are the most followed and popular sporting event which was first played in Athens in 1896. Now the games are called Modern Olympic Games. London successfully hosted the games in 2012.
Next Olympic Games will be played in
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in 2016.
Let’s see some facts related to RIO games:
- Host: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
- Opening ceremony: August 5, 2016
- Closing ceremony: August 21, 2016
- Motto: Live your Passion
- Venue: Maracana Stadium
- Events: 306 in 28 sports
- First time Olympic Games will be held in south American continent
- First time Portuguese speaking country will host the games
- Bidding cities: Chicago, Madrid and Tokyo