You asked: Why does it say 2020 Olympics when its 2021?

Is there gonna be a 2021 Olympics?

What do we call the Tokyo Olympics? These Games mark the first time an Olympics has been postponed. Even though the Tokyo Games are taking place in the summer of 2021, they still will be referred to as the 2020 Olympics.

Why do the Olympics give out condoms?

The tradition of handing out condoms at the Olympics dates back to the 1988 Games in Seoul. The goal was to encourage safe sex and spread awareness of HIV and AIDS. Since then, passing out condoms to Olympic athletes has been a long-standing tradition.

Where are the 2024 Olympics?

Do athletes have to pay to go to the Olympics?

Sixty percent of elite athletes don’t consider themselves financially stable. Unless they win, USA Olympians don’t get paid for competing at the Olympics.

Do Olympic athletes get paid?

The International Olympic Committee, the Games’ organizing body, doesn’t pay any athletes who participate in a particular Olympiad, or give out prize money for medals. It’s akin to how leagues like the NFL and the NBA don’t pay players; instead, individual teams in the league are responsible for providing compensation.

Do Olympians get free condoms?

Due to the need to social distance in the semi-bubble of the Olympic Village, athletes will only profer their prophylactics when leaving their housing. The IOC has given out condoms since the 1998 Games in Seoul to raise awareness around HIV and AIDS.

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