Is surfing a new Olympic sport this year?

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.

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.

What sports no longer in Olympics?

Since the first modern Games in 1896, 10 sports have disappeared completely from the Olympic schedule. These are croquet, cricket, Jeu de Paume, pelota, polo, roque, rackets, tug-of-war, lacrosse, and motor boating.

How many Olympic events are there 2021?

How many sports are in the Olympics? There are 33 sports and 46 disciplines in the official 2021 Olympic program. That includes 339 total medal events.

Where are the 2024 Olympics?

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