How many sports events are due to be in this year’s Olympics?

What are the 5 new sports for 2021 Olympics?

The Tokyo Olympics look like no other Summer Games before and that’s partially because this year’s competition will feature several brand-new sports: 3×3 basketball, skateboarding, sport climbing, surfing and karate.

How many athletic events are there in the Olympics?

While the inaugural Athens 1896 Games involved only nine sports and 43 events, Tokyo 2020 will feature 33 sports and a whopping 339 medal events, making it the biggest Olympic program till date. At Tokyo 2020, the IOC has included four new sports – karate, surfing, skateboarding and sport climbing.

What sports will be in the 2024 Olympics?

Skateboarding, sport climbing, and surfing will be featured in 2024. With the latest breakdancing implementation, baseball and karate are left out. Every Olympic edition we see new sports join the program.

Where are the 2024 Olympics?

What Olympic Games were removed in 2021?

The Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games will feature five new sports.

  • In 1940, the Second World War forced the Olympic Games to be suspended. …
  • On 24 March 2020, with the Tokyo Olympic Games just a few months away, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that they would be postponed.
IT IS IMPORTANT:  When was cross country skiing added to the Olympics?