Sports Events at Paris Olympics 2024

The Paris Olympics 2024 is set to be a spectacular event, showcasing the best athletes from around the world competing in a wide range of sports. The organizers have carefully selected the venues for each sport to ensure that the athletes have the best possible conditions to perform at their highest level. Here’s a breakdown of the sports events and their respective venues:

Sports Events at Paris Olympics 2024
Archery5Esplanade des Invalides
Athletics48Stade de France*
Badminton5Porte de la Chapelle Arena
Basketball4Bercy Arena*
Boxing13Roland-Garros Stadium
Breaking2La Concorde 1
Canoe & Kayak16Vaires-sur-Marne Nautical Stadium
Cycling22Saint Quentin en Yveline Velodrome*
Diving8Aquatics Centre
Equestrian6Chateau de Versailles
Fencing12Grand Palais
Football2Parc des Princes*
Golf2Golf National
Gymnastics18Bercy Arena*
Handball2Pierre Mauroy Stadium*
Hockey2Stade Yves-du-Manoir
Judo15Champs de Mars Arena
Modern Pentathlon2Chateau de Versailles*
Rowing14Vaires-sur-Marne Nautical Stadium
Rugby2Stade de France
Sailing10Marseille Marina
Shooting15Chateauroux Shooting Centre
Skateboarding4La Concorde 3
Sport Climbing4Le Bourget Sport Climbing Venue
Surfing2Teahupo’o Beach, Tahiti
Swimming37Paris La Defense Arena*
Synchronized Swimming2Aquatics Centre
Table Tennis5South Paris Arena 4
Taekwondo8Grand Palais
Tennis5Roland-Garros Stadium
Triathlon3Eiffel Tower Stadium
Volleyball4South Paris Arena I*
Water Polo2Paris La Defense Arena*
Weightlifting10South Paris Arena 6
Wrestling18Champs de Mars Arena

Venue Highlights

  1. Stade de France: This iconic stadium will host the opening and closing ceremonies, as well as the athletics and rugby events.
  2. Bercy Arena: This versatile arena will be the venue for basketball and gymnastics events.
  3. Roland-Garros Stadium: Known for hosting the French Open tennis tournament, this stadium will also be the venue for boxing and tennis events.
  4. Eiffel Tower Stadium: The triathlon events will take place in the shadow of the famous Eiffel Tower.

Water Sports

The Paris Olympics 2024 will feature a range of water sports, including:

  • Diving (8 events)
  • Swimming (37 events)
  • Synchronized Swimming (2 events)
  • Water Polo (2 events)

These events will take place at the state-of-the-art Aquatics Centre and the Paris La Defense Arena.

Combat Sports

Combat sports have always been a highlight of the Olympics, and Paris 2024 will be no exception. The following combat sports will be featured:

  • Boxing (13 events)
  • Judo (15 events)
  • Taekwondo (8 events)
  • Wrestling (18 events)

These events will take place at the Grand Palais and the Champs de Mars Arena.

Other Notable Sports

In addition to the above, there are many other exciting sports events to look forward to at Paris 2024:

Archery5Esplanade des Invalides
Badminton5Porte de la Chapelle Arena
Cycling22Saint Quentin en Yvelines Velodrome
Equestrian6Chateau de Versailles
Golf2Golf National
Skateboarding4La Concorde 3
Surfing2Teahupo’o Beach, Tahiti

The Paris Olympics 2024 promises to be an unforgettable event, with a wide range of sports and world-class venues. Whether you’re a fan of traditional Olympic sports like athletics and swimming, or newer additions like skateboarding and surfing, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. With the best athletes from around the world competing for gold, silver, and bronze medals, it’s sure to be a thrilling two weeks of competition.

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