Friday, 4 March 2016

Olympic Locations and Olympic Venues rio 2016

Olympic Locations and Olympic Venues- ROAD TO RIO 2016

The following list shows the Olympic venues & Locations that are confirmed for the Summer Olympics Rio 2016

The event will be divided into four zones, spread throughout the city of Rio de Janeiro
Barra, Deodoro, Copacabana and Maracana.

The only events held outside of Rio de Janeiro will be some of the preliminar soccer matches that will be played in four other 

Brazilian cities: Salvador (Arena Fonte Nova), Sao Paulo (Morumbi stadium), Belo Horizonte (Mineirão stadium) and Brasilia (National Stadium)

Most events will be held in the western part of Rio de Janeiro, in the suburb of Barra da Tijuca.


Barra da Tijuca

you will find the

Rio de Janeiro Olympic Park

, with several venues, and the Olympic Village.

Currently Rugby sevens, for the first time included at the Olympics, does not have a confirmed location yet (probably the Olympic Stadium).
Map, Olympica, Rio de Janeiro
The four Olympic event zones - Rio de Janeiro 2016


Sports/ activity


Olympic Training CenterBasketball, Handball, Judo, Wrestling, TaekwondoBarra da TijucaBarra
Olympic Tennis CenterTennisBarra da TijucaBarra
Olympic Aquatics CenterSynchronized swimming, swimmingBarra da TijucaBarra
HSBC ArenaArtistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic gymnastics, TrampolineBarra da TijucaBarra
Maria Lenk Aquatic ParkWater polo, DivingBarra da TijucaBarra
Rio Olympic VelodromeTrack cyclingBarra da TijucaBarra
Reserva de MarapendiGolfBarra da TijucaBarra
RiocentroBadminton, Boxing, Weightlifting, Table tennisCamorimBarra
International Broadcast CenterPress areaCamorimBarra
Rio Olympic VillageAthletes accommodationCamorimBarra
Media VillagePress accommodationCamorimBarra
Olympic BeachLeisure areaJacarepaguaBarra
Rua CariocaLeisure areaJacarepaguaBarra
Deodoro ArenaFencingDeodoroDeodoro
Olympic Hockey CenterField hockeyDeodoroDeodoro
National Shooting CenterShootingDeodoroDeodoro
Equestrian Club DeodoroEquestrianDeodoroDeodoro
Pentathlon ParkModern PentathlonDeodoroDeodoro
Extreme ParkMountain biking, BMXDeodoroDeodoro
SambodromoArchery, Marathon finishSanto CristoMaracana
Olympic StadiumAthletics (and possibly Rugby sevens)Engenho de DentroMaracana
Maracana StadiumOpening and Closing Ceremonies, SoccerMaracanaMaracana
Maracana GymnasiumVolleyballMaracanaMaracana
Olympic City PavillionOlympic exhibitionCidade NovaMaracana
Copacabana beachBeach volleyball, Marathon startCopacabanaCopacabana
Copacabana fortressMarathon swimming, TriathlonCopacabanaCopacabana
Lagoa Rodrigo de FreitasCanoeing, RowingLagoaCopacabana
Flamengo ParkRoad cycling, RacewalkingFlamengoCopacabana
Marina GlóriaSailingGloriaCopacabana

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