The eighteenth edition of the Summer Olympics 2021 will commence from 23rd July and last till 8th August. The game is also known as Lima 2021 Summer Olympics due to hosting reasons. There will be an all total of 424 events among the 39 sports played at the games. Various venues at Lima, Peru will host the events.
The Summer Olympics are played each four years preceding to the year of the Olympic Games. The games stand second in size to Olympics considering the number of athletes performing and the category of events from each sport.
The last Summer Olympics held at Toronto, Canada back in 2015 funded by the Government of Canada Lead Partner CIBC and the Province of Ontario ended on a high note with the United States leading the Medal Table with 103 Gold, 82 Silver, and 80 Bronze medals. Second, in line to finish was Canada with 78 Gold Medals.
There is quite a lot of anticipation with the upcoming edition of the games which is scheduled to start from 26th July.
In this article, we are going to find out what are the athletics that the games will host, the participating nations and the medal tally from the last games held in Canada.
Also, we are going to take a look at all the live streaming channels with broadcasting rights for the game. So let’s get started.
Summer Olympics 2021 Live Stream Broadcasters List
The Summer Olympics 2021 will be the host to at least 24 Athletic games with each category in both male and female subsections. The athletic sports are organized in distinct sets of events from each sport including track, field, road and race-walking events.
|Argentina||· Torneos y Competencias (TyC Sports)
· Claro Sports
|Chile||Television Nacional de Chile
Canal del Deporte Olimpico
|Canada||CBC Television (English)
Ici Radio-Canada Télé (French)
|Costa Rica||Claro Sports|
|Dominican Republic||Digital 15
|Mexico||· Claro Sports|
Cable Onda Sports
|Paraguay||· Teledeportes (Tigo Max & Tigo Sports)
· América Móvil
· Latina Televisión
Pan American Games Live Streaming
The viewers can enjoy the live stream of Athletics at the 2021 Summer Olympics both as a live telecast on their TV or online. There will be various services and web channels which will telecast the online live streaming of the games.
The popular Brazilian TV Network Rede Record de Televisão has acquired the broadcasting rights for all the platforms to live stream the 2021 Summer Olympics.
A viewer can also catch the live streaming of the Summer Olympics on Youtube Channel. For the 2015 games, CBC had the broadcasting rights to stream all the events live including three daily broadcasts.
Let’s hope that for this edition of the Summer Olympics, CBC Sports come up with the live results, live streaming and other news stories which a viewer can go through their website or the mobile application of CBC Sports.
The Summer Olympics are a host to a lot of athletic events in both the men and women category. The games abide by the rules and disciplines that are set by the Olympics standards. The event details in the athletics category for both men and women are:
|100 meters||100 meters|
|200 meters||200 meters|
|400 meters||400 meters|
|800 meters||800 meters|
|1500 meters||1500 meters|
|5000 meters||5000 meters|
|10000 meters||10000 meters|
|110 meters hurdles||110 meters hurdles|
|400 meters hurdles||400 meters hurdles|
|3000 meters steplechase||3000 meters steplechase|
|4*100 meters relay||4*100 meters relay|
|4*400 meters relay||4*400 meters relay|
|20 kilometers walk||20 kilometers walk|
|50 kilometers walk||20 kilometers walk|
|High jump||High jump|
|Pole Vault||Pole Vault|
|Long Jump||Long Jump|
|Triple Jump||Triple Jump|
|Shot put||Shot put|
|Discus throw||Discus throw|
|Hammer throw||Hammer throw|
|Javelin throws||Javelin throws|
To check the entire list of events, visit the official website of the 2021 Summer Olympics.
Countries from North America, Canada, and South America come and takes part in the games to make it a grand success.
Below are the participating nations:
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru (Host), Puerto Rico, Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, and Virgin Islands are the nations participating in the games.
In the last Summer Olympics played in 2015, USA was the one to lead the table with 103 Gold medals followed by Canada in the second position.
Athletics at the 2021 Summer Olympics medal tally will be updated during the games here.
I hope you now have acquired the sound knowledge on the eighteenth edition of The Summer Olympics-2021. Rest assured, we all love to watch the Olympics and every other sporting events which include the discipline of athleticism. I hope the games live up to their expectations.