About Rio 2016

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Athletes
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Countries
will participate in the Olympic Games
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areas of Rio de Janeiro will host the Olympic venues:

  • Barra
  • Copacabana
  • Deodoro
  • Maracana
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volunteers will participate in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
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foreign spectators will arrive in Rio during the Games
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Of the
7.5

millions of Olympic tickets available over half cost no more than R$70

(This figure is roughly $20 USD)

The Olympic flame

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will reach 90% of the Brazilian population in the hands
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torchbearers
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The torch route covers all 26 Brazilian states passing through 500 cities and towns

The total footprint of the games is estimated to be 3.6 million tonnes of carbon, all of which will be offset. 2m tonnes of this footprint will be offset by the Rio 2016 official carbon partner – Dow. The state of Rio will offset the other 1.6m tonnes by planting trees and a restoration project in the Atlantic forest

By Games time
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Athletes
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Volunteers
will have taken part in test events

Contact

For more information of the Rio 2016 visit:

www.rio2016.com

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