The Cidade Maravilhosa will be the 1st South American city to play host to the Summer time Olympics 2016. All the competitions except for soccer will be held inside the town of Rio. Barra, Copacabana, Deodoro and Maracana are the 4 Olympic zones in which the competitions will get location whilst Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Salvador and Sao Paulo are the metropolitan areas in which the football matches will be held. The Summer season Olympics and the Summer time Paralympics will tentatively selection amongst August five to 21 and September seven to eighteen respectively.
When Rio was nominated as the Brazilian host prospect for the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, the Brazilian Olympic Committee (BOC) and the Federal Federal government was extremely supportive of its candidacy. The BOC felt that Rio is the right area to host the Summer Olympics since it has the very first-price amenities for the distinct Olympic competitions as nicely as the lodging for the hundreds of athletes and vacationers who will be keeping in Rio for the entire size of the event. Carlos Arthur Nuzman, and the former Rio de Janeiro mayor, Cesar Maia gave their full assistance and acceptance for Rio’s candidature.
Rio de Janeiro has hosted several critical worldwide competitions which can make it outfitted to enjoy host to the Summertime Olympics. Back again in 2007, Rio hosted the XV Pan American Game titles and the III Parapan American Video games. The IPC even declared that the III Parapan American Video games was the ideal ever in history. Brazil will also be the host nation of the 2014 FIFA Planet Cup. The selection of the BOC to decide on Rio above the other contenders was formally announced on September 1st of 2006 for the duration of the Annual Assembly. It is Rio’s first productive try in turning out to be the host metropolis for an Olympic event following failing to make the cut in the 1936, 1940, 2004 and 2012 Olympics.
On May possibly 16, 2007, the 2016 Summer time Olympics and Paralympics bidding approach commenced. The IOC obtained seven candidates, Baku, Chicago, Doha, Madrid, Prague, Rio de Janeiro and Tokyo. The 2016 Applicant Metropolitan areas Seminar was held on Lausanne, Switzerland on October eighteen, 2007 which was attended by the bid committees from the different prospect towns. Unicc and every of the candidates are necessary to submit an Applicant File which ought to give descriptions, techniques and project overviews to reply the IOC’s 2016 Candidature Acceptance Treatment and Questionnaire. The IOC Operating Team and the IOC Govt Board are in cost of deliberating the Software Information of the seven candidates.
On June 4, 2008 in Athens, the closing 4 was formally declared by the IOC. The shortlisted towns were Chicago, Madrid, Rio de Janeiro and Tokyo. The towns ended up judged in accordance to eleven standards: authorities assist, lawful issues and public viewpoint standard infrastructure activity venues Olympic village surroundings circumstances and affect accommodation transportation idea protection and safety knowledge from past activity activities finance and total project and legacy. The weighted averages of the metropolitan areas had been: Tokyo – eight.three, Madrid – 8.one, Chicago – seven., Doha – 6.9, Rio de Janeiro – 6.four, Prague – five.three, and Baku – four.three. In spite of Doha getting a larger regular than Rio, the IOC nonetheless selected Rio to be portion of the shortlist. This selection raised political criticism but the reason for Doha’s bid to be rejected was because of to its proposal of staging the Summer season Olympics in October to steer clear of the incredibly high temperatures as an alternative of the common mid-summer interval.
For the duration of the 2008 Summertime Olympics in Beijing, China, the 4 shortlisted candidates took portion in the Olympic Games Observer Plan. The candidates had been also needed to post a Candidature File which must have detailed answers to 300 specialized questions of the IOC. From April 2 to May nine, the IOC Evaluation Commission embarked on an on-internet site inspection of the four candidate metropolitan areas. On October 2, 2009, the selection was launched in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Significant strategies for the Summer time Olympics are being executed in Rio. Olympic lanes connecting the 4 proposed Olympic zones and the Antonio Carlos Jobim Worldwide Airport will be created. Olympic villages with accommodations and education amenities will be dedicated to the athletes. Media villages and lodge rooms will be allotted to the media who will be masking the occasion. Rio’s Bus Quick Transit (BRT) technique is the main mode of transportation to the distinct locations within the city. The Federal Government has approaches to make sure security and protection.
Aside from making amenities for the traditional Olympic Games, Rio’s bid committee also additional its proposal for accommodating some new sports that may be added to the Olympic Program. The bid committee proved alone capable of staging baseball, golf, karate, roller sports, rugby, softball and squash.