Rio Olympics distance events’ time table

Vivian Cheruiyot and Hellen Obiri during Kenya's Olympic trials in Eldoret

The Opening ceremony will be on 5th August, but Athletics will begin from 12th – 21st August. Below are the dates for the finals of each event, so that you do not miss your favorite athlete, or event.
Day 1 (12th August) – Women 10,000m
Day 2 (13th August) – Men 10,000m
Day 3 (14th August) – Women Marathon
Day 4 (15th August) – Women 3000m SC
     -Men 800m
Day 5 (16th August) - Women 1500m
Day 6 (17th August) – Men 3000m SC
Day 7 (18th August) – Men 400m Hurdles
                                    -Women 400m hurdles
Day 8 (19th August) – Women 5000m
Day 9 (20th August) - Men 1500m
                                 -Men 5000m
                                -Women 800m
Day 10 (21st August) – Marathon Men

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