The printable 2016 Rio Olympics schedule is out. The schedule is published and available for fans for print, download, email, and share as they deem fit. The Summer Olympics kicked off on August 5th, and will be running through August 21st when the closing ceremonies will take place. Events during the Rio Olympics will be held in a number of cities in addition to Rio to include: Manaus, Brasília, São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, and Salvador. There are more than 10,000 athletes participating in the Summer Games. We will all be watching to see if Michael Phelps can add to his record leading tally on overall medals earned in the Summer Olympics.
How Many Sports are being played during the 2016 Summer Olympics?
There are a total of 28 sports that are being held during the Summer Olympics. There are a total of 41 disciplines being held over these 28 sports, and fans have already gotten to see a number of world records set during the Olympics. The better known sporting events being competed during the Summer Games include: Aquatics: Diving, Swimming, and Synchronized swimming, Water polo, Archery, badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Canoeing Slalom, Cycling BMX, Mountain biking, Equestrian Dressage , Fencing, Field hockey, Football (soccer),Golf, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Judo, Modern pentathlon, Rowing, Rugby sevens, Sailing, Shooting, Table tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Triathlon, Volleyball (beach and indoor), Weightlifting, Wrestling Freestyle, and Greco-Roman Wrestling.
What Time Zone is Brazil?
The local time zone in Brazil for the Summer Olympics is one hour ahead of U.S. Eastern Time. This also places the Rio Games approximately three hours behind Greenwich Mean Time. Most of the events are being shown live during the 2016 Olympics TV broadcast, and all of the major networks are showing a recap show each evening of the major highlights during the Games.
When are the 2016 Summer Olympics Complete?
The official conclusion to the 2016 Rio Olympics will be the closing ceremonies held on August 21st, 2016.
Printable 2016 Rio Olympics Schedule
For fans who are enjoying following the 2016 Summer Olympics, we have published a printable 2016 Rio Olympics schedule in PDF and excel format for you to use. Please feel free to download, share, and print the schedule as you deem fit and enjoy the Games!