- Host city is Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. And Rio is the first South American city to host the Summer Olympic.
- The tournament is schedule for opening rounds in certain events from 3rd August 2016, two days before the opening ceremony while the games is formally running from August 5th-21st 2016
- Participating athletes are 11,000 plus.
- The games in numbers are: Sport Disciplines – 42, Events – 306, Venues – 37, Countries – 205
- More than 200 member nations of the international Olympic Committee (IOC) compete in the 2016 Rio Games.
- It is the first Summer Olympic Games under IOC presidency of Thomas Bach.
- List of games includes: Athletics, Archery, Boxing, Badminton, Canoe sprint, Cycling Track, Diving, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Hockey, Marathon Swimming, Rowing, Sailing, Shooting, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling and few others.
- Never seen before…installation of an extensive street art of a giant athlete high jumping over an apartment.
- At the closing ceremony, Japanese flag will be raise because next Olympic Games is Tokyo 2020.