Tokyo 2020 Olympics Schedule

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The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed to 2021 due to the covid-19 Coronavirus.

The new dates have already been confirmed for July 26, 2021. We will update the contents as new information appears.

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The eagerly-anticipated Tokyo Olympics will officially run between July 24 and August 9. All the dates has been carefully worked out, taking into account the popularity of different events, the rules and regulations of various International Federations, the global TV audience, and the well-being of the athletes.

The Tokyo 2020 schedule will not kick off with the Opening Ceremony as usual. The first 2 days will include the preliminary matches of the women’s football as well as softball, one of the new sports to be introduced to the Olympics. The opening ceremony will take place on July 24.

The closing ceremony will be on the final day of the Olympics (August 9). The last 2 events will be the marathon, in the morning, followed by the men’s water polo in the afternoon.

There is an incredible amount of sporting competitions to look forward to at various Olympic venues. The athletics events start on July 31 at the new Tokyo Stadium and every single session will feature finals and medal ceremonies.

One particularly exciting weekend to look forward to is August 8 and 9. On the Saturday, 30 events will take place making it the busiest day of the games. This is followed by “Golden Sunday” which will feature 26 medal events including the women’s marathon and the men’s 100m final.

Full Tokyo 2020 Olympics Schedule

SportDiscilplineDates
AquaticsSwimmingJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 2 (Sunday)
DivingJuly 26 (Sunday) – July 29 (Wednesday), July 31 (Friday) – August 8 (Saturday)
Artistic SwimmingAugust 3 (Monday) – August 5 (Wednesday), August 7 (Friday) – August 8 (Saturday)
Water PoloJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 9 (Sunday)
Marathon SwimmingAugust 5th (Wednesday) – August 6 (Thursday)
ArcheryJuly 24 (Friday) – August 1 (Saturday)
AthleticsTrack & Field / MarathonJuly 31 (Friday) – August 9 (Sunday)
Race WalkJuly 31 (Friday), August 7 (Friday) – August 8 (Saturday)
BadmintonJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 3 (Monday)
Baseball/SoftballBaseballJuly 29 (Wednesday) – August 6 (Thursday), August 8 (Saturday)
SoftballJuly 22 (Wednesday) – July 23 (Tuesday), July 25 (Saturday) – July 28 (Tuesday)
Basketball3×3 BasketballJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 29 (Wednesday)
BasketballJuly 26 (Sunday) – August 9 (Sunday)
Boxing *July 25 (Saturday) – August 2 (Sunday), August 4 (Tuesday) – August 9 (Sunday)
CanoeSlalomJuly 26 (Sunday) – July 31 (Friday)
SprintAugust 3 (Monday) – August 8 (Saturday)
CyclingBMX FreestyleAugust 1 (Saturday) – August 2 (Sunday)
BMX RacingJuly 30 (Thursday) – July 31 (Friday)
Mountain BikeJuly 27 (Monday) – July 28 (Tuesday)
RoadJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 26 (Sunday), July 29 (Wednesday)
TrackAugust 3 (Monday) – August 9 (Sunday)
EquestrianDressageJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 26 (Sunday), July 28 (Tuesday) – July 29 (Wednesday)
EventingJuly 31 (Friday) – August 3 (Monday)
JumpingAugust 4 (Tuesday) August 5 (Wednesday), August 7 (Friday) – August 8 (Saturday)
FencingJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 2 (Sunday)
FootballJuly 22 (Wednesday) – July 23 (Thursday), July 25 (Saturday) – July 26 (Sunday), July 28 (Tuesday) – July 29 (Wednesday), July 31 (Friday) – August 1 (Saturday), August 3 (Monday) – August 4 (Tuesday), August 6 (Thursday) – August 8 (Saturday)
GolfJuly 30 (Thursday) – August 2 (Sunday), August 5 (Wednesday) – August 8 (Saturday)
GymnasticsArtisticJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 30 (Thursday), August 2 (Sunday) – August 4 (Tuesday)
RhythmicAugust 7 (Friday) – August 9 (Sunday)
TrampolineJuly 31 (Friday) – August 1 (Saturday)
HandballJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 9 (Sunday)
HockeyJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 7 (Friday)
JudoJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 1 (Saturday)
KarateKata, KumiteAugust 6 (Thursday)- August 8 (Saturday)
Modern PentathlonAugust 6 (Thursday) – August 8 (Saturday)
RowingJuly 24 (Friday) – July 31 (Friday)
RugbyJuly 27 (Monday) – August 1 (Saturday)
SailingJuly 26 (Sunday) – August 5 (Wednesday)
ShootingRifle and PistolJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 26 (Sunday), July 28 (Tuesday), July 30 (Thursday) – August 3 (Monday)
ShotgunJuly 26 (Sunday) – July 27 (Monday), July 29 (Wednesday) – July 30 (Thursday), August 1 (Saturday)
SkateboardingParkAugust 5th (Wednesday) – August 6th (Thursday)
StreetJuly 26 (Sunday) – July 27 (Monday)
Sport ClimbingAugust 4 (Tuesday) – August 7 (Friday)
Surfing **July 26 (Sunday) – August 2 (Sunday)
Table TennisJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 31 (Friday), August 2 (Sunday) – August 7 (Friday)
TaekwondoJuly 25 (Saturday) – July 28 (Tuesday)
TennisJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 2 (Sunday)
TriathlonJuly 27 (Monday) – July 28 (Tuesday), August 1 (Saturday)
VolleyballBeach VolleyballJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 8 (Saturday)
VolleyballJuly 25 (Saturday) – August 9 (Sunday)

* The boxing schedule of boxing is provisional
** The surfing festival will take place from 26 July to 2 August and it will depend on the wave conditions

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