Summer Games Rio 2016 Brazil 5 - 21 August 2016

  • Host Nation Brazil
  • Sports 28
  • Duration 5 - 21 August 2016
  • Competition Venues 10
  • Competing Athletes 10500
  • Competing Nations 205

Rio 2016

121 DAYS

About Games

The Rio 2016 Olympic Games will be held from August 5 to 21 and will be the first Games to be hosted in South America.

It will also be the third Games to be held in the southern hemisphere and will see close to 11,000 athletes from 206 nations compete across 306 events in 28 sports.

Team GB

Team GB have selected 366 athletes for Rio 2016 who are set to compete across 23 sports. It's our biggest team at an away Games for 24 years and you can see the whole team here!

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Be there

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