This year, Rio De Janeiro is hosting the 2016 Summer Olympics. Athletes and spectators from all over the world will be gathered in Brazil for this special event!
Rio 2016 is welcoming over 10,500 athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees (NOCs).
The games include 42 Olympic sports such as Archery, Artistic Gymnastics, BMX Cycling, Boxing, Diving, and others. This year, Golf and Rugby will be included as well.
The city is having 32 competition venues dispersed over 4 regions: Barra, Deodoro, Maracanã, and Copacabana. While the football games will take place at other 5 venues in São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Salvador, Brasília and Manaus.
The sales of tickets have already started. In order to buy tickets click here and follow the instructions by starting to precise your region.
The closing ceremony will be on 21 August 2016 at the Maracanã Stadium.