Rio de Janeiro will be the first Latin American city that will host the 31st edition of the 2016 Olympic Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC), has made this decision after it has been awarded the World Cup 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, a favorite destination to other cities (Chicago and Madrid), for the natural beauty of the place, the joy carioca and for the tourist trade and economic and trade that will bring to this event.
Rio de Janeiro has already started the construction, improvement and modernization of the city's infrastructure particularly transport, so airport, subway and public transport. With all this, besides bringing more visibility, you can make the most of the flow of tourists who will come and that will be present during the event.
In addition to the Maracana Stadium and the Deodoro zone, Barra da Tjuca in west Rio de Janeiro, will be the place where we will take most of the Olympic competitions, but also on Copacabana beach will be scheduled for beach volleyball.
The Opening Ceremony will be held August 5, 2016 at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, and the closing ceremony August 21, 2016.
The hotel sector, with the birth of new Hotels and Bed & Breakfast, is organizing and planning the reception of many tourists who will be attending the Olympics in 2016.
Web Olympics: www.olympic.org
On the occasion of the Olympic Games in 2016, the Prefecture of Rio de Janeiro with the help of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),
Spanish soccer club Barcelona, the American Basketball League NBA and the British advertising group WPP will organize the construction of 20 sports centers in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.
Ronaldo, one of the most beloved players from the Brazilian people, will be the main spokesperson of the initiative, "Thanks to the calcium out of poverty ...".
The aim is to remove from the street violence and drug world migliaglia of poor children and guide them into a social program-sport of great interest. We must invest in young people by understanding the importance of sport and sacrifice to achieve a goal, the victory not only sports but of themselves in life.
For the first time at the Olympics 2016 will introduce a new category sports, kite surfing male and female to be held in Barra da Tjuca.
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