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XV Paralympic Games
Host city Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Nations participating TBD
Athletes participating TBD
Events TBD
Opening ceremony September 7
Closing ceremony September 18
Officially opened by TBD
Stadium João Havelange Olympic Stadium

The 2016 Summer Paralympic Games will be the fifteenth Paralympics and will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016. The host city of the Games was announced at the 121st IOC Session (which was also the 13th Olympic Congress) held in Copenhagen, Denmark, on October 2, 2009.

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Venues

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Barra Cluster

  • Olympic Aquatics Stadium - Swimming
  • Olympic Hockey Stadium - Football (5-a-side and 7-a-side)
  • Olympic Tennis Stadium - Wheelchair Tennis
  • Olympic Training Centre - Goalball, Judo, Wheelchair Basketball
  • RioCentro Complex - Boccia, Powerlifting, Table Tennis
  • Rio Olympic Arena - Wheelchair Rugby

Deodoro Cluster

  • National Shooting Centre - Shooting
  • Fencing Arena - Wheelchair Fencing

Maracanã Cluster

Copacabana Cluster


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