Thursday, February 11, 2016

Rio 2016 Summer Olympics Men Swimming Schedule

The Coming Rio 2016 Summer Olympics, swimming is one of the sports that will feature. Besides Athletics, Swimming is the other sport with many events.

In total swimming have 34 events, this excluding Diving, Synchronized Swimming and Water Polo. Swimming for both men and women will take place in two venues.

These two venues are the Olympics Aquatic Stadium, located in Barra da Tijuka in Rio. This is the same venue for the Synchronized swimming.

The 10 Kilometer open Freestyle Marathon will take place at Fort Copacabana, it is said to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, hence wattching these Olympian swim, will be great site to behold.

Below is the schedule for the 34 swimming events for men.

Event

Swimming Style

Freestyle

Gender

Venue in Rio de Janeiro

Heats Dates

Semi Final Dates

Finals Dates

Time

1

Distance

50 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

11th August

11th August

12th August

Evening/Night

2

Distance

100 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

9th August

9th August

10th August

Evening/Night

3

Distance

200 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

7th August

7th August

8th August

Evening/Night

4

Distance

400 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

6th August

 

6th August

Evening/Night

5

Distance

1500 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

12th August

 

13th August

Evening/Night

 

Swimming Style

Backstroke

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

 

 

 

 

6

Distance

100 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

7th August

7th August

8th August

Evening/Night

7

Distance

200 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

10th August

10th August

11th August

Evening/Night

 

Swimming Style

Breaststroke

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

 

 

 

 

8

Distance

100 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

6th August

6th August

7th August

Evening/Night

9

Distance

200 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

9th August

9th August

10th August

Evening/Night

 

Swimming Style

Butterfly

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

 

 

 

 

10

Distance

100 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

11th August

11th August

12th August

Evening/Night

11

Distance

200 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

8th August

8th August

9th August

Evening/Night

 

Swimming Style

Individual medley

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

 

 

 

 

12

Distance

200 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

10th August

10th August

11th August

Evening/Night

13

Distance

400 Meters

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

6th August

 

6th August

Evening/Night

 

Swimming Style

Relays

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

 

 

 

 

14

Distance

4×100 free

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

7th August

 

7th August

Evening/Night

15

Distance

4×200 free

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

9th August

 

9th August

Evening/Night

16

Distance

4×100 medley

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

12th August

 

13th August

Evening/Night

 

Swimming Style

Marathon free

Men

Olympic Aquatics Stadium

 

 

 

 

17

Distance

10 Kilometers

Men

Fort Copacabana

 

 

16th August

Afternoon