When does Olympics start?

The President of OIC unfurls flag on the Eiffel Tower

People who love sporting activities like running, marathons, long and high jump will be eagerly waiting for the Olympics that will take place in France in 2024. Even though several countries came forward during bidding, the majority of them stepped back due to various internal problems. 

If you have a question – when does Olympics start? The instant answer will be Paris 2024. The COVID Pandemic delayed the mega sporting event by a year.

Paris successfully won the bid and will be hosting the Summer Olympics in the year 2024. So you can watch the next big sporting event live or through TV screens in 2024. The Olympics opening and closing ceremony will take place in Stade De France. It is one of the biggest stadiums that can accommodate 80000 spectators at a time. 

The Olympic Games will take place between 26 July and 11 August 2024. 

The Olympic Committee is making efforts to improve the infrastructure. Paris has hosted the Olympics three times in 1908, 1948, and 2012. 

The 2024 Olympic Organizing Committee will be unfurling what is supposed to be the largest flag in the next few days. It may even enter the Guinness Book of World Records. The Chief of the Olympic Committee, Mr. Tony Estanguet said that ‘The World’s largest flag will fly on the Eiffel Tower. 

What are the new sports in Olympic 2024?

The Paris Olympics Games 2024 will start with much fanfare on 26 July and go until 11 August 2024. New sports included in Olympic 2024 are breakdancing, surfing, and skateboarding. 

The Committee is also organizing a Mass Marathon during Olympics 2024, where amateur and professional marathon runners can showcase their talents. 

It is imperative to note that the Marathon event is open for all. People living in France can participate in the Marathon run and showcase their solidarity. Sports climbing is a new sport included in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympic Games 2020.

What is so special about Stade De France?

The Olympic Committee is renovating the Stade De France. Major sporting events like rugby, athletics, and Football will take place here. This giant stadium can accommodate 8000 spectators at a time. 

The Stade De France houses VIP seats, private cabins, and seminar and convention centers. Plenty of international football tournaments were held here in the past. The stadium will see a jam-packed audience during the opening ceremony, sporting events, and closing ceremony. 

Rugby World Cup 2023 will be hosted at Stade De France which will see millions of spectators. Australia, Europe, Ireland, and Scotland have qualified for the Rugby World Cup 2023. 

The highlights of Paris Olympic Games 2024

It is worth noting that 206 nations will participate in the Paris Olympic Games 2024. There will be 28 sports and 306 events. Around 10500 athletes from various countries will battle on the ground to win gold, silver, and bronze models.

Sodexo is a world-renowned Hospitality Company. It will be providing catering at the Games village. Sodexo live will provide catering services to athletes and the general public during Paris Olympic Games 2024. 

Senior chefs will prepare and deliver an iconic menu to athletes and the audience. Sodexo is a billion-dollar company that has branches throughout the world. 

If your friend asks you a question – when does Olympics start? The opening ceremony of the Paris Olympic Games 2024 will begin on 26 July 2024, and the closing ceremony will be on 11 August 2024. 

The Athletes to watch at the 2024 Paris summer Olympics are Katie Grimes, Katie Ledecky, Caeleb Dressel, Athing Mu, Sydney Mc Laughlin, and Carry Richardson. 

Athletes from Jamaica and African countries may win plenty of Gold medals in the 2024 Olympic Games.