Summer Olympics 2020 Schedule, Dates, Venue, Games, Events

Japan’s Tokyo to host 32nd edition of Summer Olympic Games from 24 July to 9 August in 2020. It will be second occasion when country to host Olympiads as in 1964, Tokyo hosted the multi-sporting event for the first time. 206 nations are expected to participate in the grand sporting event 2020 Summer Olympics.

Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 Logo

Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 Logo

2020 Olympic Games in Brief

Dates: 24 July to 9 August

Host: Tokyo, Japan

Motto: Discover Tomorrow

Opening Ceremony: 24 July, 2020

Closing Ceremony: 9 August, 2020

Participating Countries: 206 (Not confirmed Yet)

Participating Athletes: 11,100 (Not Confirmed Yet)

Total Sports: 33

Events: 339 events (50 Disciplines)

Stadium: New National Stadium

Venues and Stadiums

The total cost of construction and renovation of venues for all 33 sports in 2020 Olympics is reported to go beyond 25 Billion USD. There are three major zones where events to take place. Heritage zone, Tokyo Bay Zone and Outlying Venues to host the 32nd Olympic Games.

Olympic Stadium 60,100 Opening and Closing Ceremonies
Football Finals
Yoyogi National Gymnasium 13,290 Handball
Ryogoku Kokugikan 11,100 Boxing
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium 10,000 Table Tennis
Nippon Budokan 14,475 Judo
Tokyo International Forum 5,000 Weightlifting
Imperial Palace Garden 5,000 Athletics (marathon, race walk)
Musashino Forest Park Road Cycling
Kasai Rinkai Park 8,000 Canoeing (Slalom)
Oi Seaside Park 15,000 Field Hockey
Olympic Aquatics Centre 15,000 Aquatics (Swimming, Diving, Synchronized Swimming)
Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center 3,700 Water Polo
Yumenoshima Park 7,000 Archery
Ariake Arena 15,000 Volleyball
Olympic BMX Course 6,000 BMX cycling
Olympic Gymnastic Centre 10,000 Gymnastics (Artistic, Rhythmic, Trampoline)
Ariake Coliseum 20,000 Tennis
Odaiba Marine Park 5,000 Triathlon
Aquatics (Marathon Swimming)
Shiokaze Park 12,000 Beach volleyball
Central Breakwater 20,000 Equestrian (Eventing)
Canoeing (Sprint)
Aomi Urban Sports Venue 5,000 Sport Climbing
3×3 Basketball
Camp Asaka Shooting
Musashino Forest Sports Plaza 10,000 Modern pentathlon (Fencing)
Ajinomoto Stadium 50,000 Football
Rugby Sevens
Modern pentathlon (Excluding Fencing)
Saitama Super Arena 22,000 Basketball
Enoshima 10,000 Sailing
Makuhari Messe 6,000 Taekwondo
8,000 Wrestling
Baji Koen Equestrian (dressage, jumping)
Kasumigaseki Country Club 30,000 Golf
Izu Velodrome 5,000 Track Cycling
Izu Mountain Bike Course Mountain biking
Yokohama Stadium 30,000 Baseball
Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium 30,000 Baseball (Opening Match)
Softball (Opening Match)
Fuji International Speedway Road Cycling
International Stadium Yokohama 70,000 Football (Men’s and Women’s Events)
Saitama Stadium, Saitama 62,000
Miyagi Stadium, Sendai 48,000
Tokyo Stadium 49,000
Kashima Soccer Stadium, Ibaraki 42,000
Sapporo Dome, Sapporo 42,000
National Stadium, Tokyo 60,000

Olympic venue is situated at Harumi Futo meanwhile media press center and International Broadcast Center events to take place at Tokyo Big Sight.


There will be 339 events in 33 sports to take place in 2020 Olympiads in Tokyo.


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