All 33 Number of Events at Summer Olympic Games

There will be (33) sports events in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing? Here are the 33 events:

1) Track & Field                                                 18) Wrestling

2) Badminton                                                     19) Diving

3) Baseball                                                          20) Water Polo

4) Basketball                                                      21) Modern Pentathlon

5) Boxing                                                            22) Softball

6) Canoe/Kayak                                                23) Taekwando

7) Rowing                                                            24) Tennis

8) Cycling (BMX, Mnt, Road, Track)             25) Shooting

9) Equestrian                                                    26) Table Tennis

10) Fencing                                                       27) Archery

11) Soccer                                                         28) Triathlon

12) Gymnastics(Artistic & Rythmic)           29) Sailing

13) Handball                                                   30) Volleyball

14) Field Hockey                                            31) Beach Volleyball

15) Judo                                                          32) Weightlifting

16) Swimming                                                33) Trampoline

17) Synchronized Swimming

The 2008 Olympic track and field program comprises 26 running events, three walking events, 16 field events, the decathlon and heptathlon, all of which will be contested over a span of 10 consecutive days. With noted exceptions, the following events are contested by both men and women:

Sprints
100m
200m
400m

Middle distance
800m
1,500m
3,000m steeplechase

Distance
5,000m
10,000m
Marathon 42K, or 26mile
20km walk
50km walk (men only)

Hurdles
110m hurdles (men only)
100m hurdles (women only)
400m hurdles

Jumps
High jump
Pole vault
Long Jump
Triple Jump

Throws
Shot put
Discus
Hammer
Javelin

Multi-events
Decathlon (men only)
Heptathlon (women only)

Relays
4×100m relay
4×400m relay

“The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well”-Olympic Creed by Pierre De Coubertin

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