New Olympic Sports (Video) 🥋

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Fifty-six years ago, on October 10, 1964, Tokyo hosted its very first Olympics. It was just a few years after WW2 where it served as a turning point for Japan.

Now, fifty-six years later, Japan will host the Olympics for the fourth time around. But due to the corona crisis, this was rescheduled for the summer of 2021.

And guess what?!

The next Olympics will debut 5 new sports!!

5 new sports🏅🏅🏅🏅🏅

🏅Surfing →  Will take place at Shidashita beach which is outside of Tokyo. There will be both men’s and women’s categories.

🏅Sport Climbing → Will be held on artificial climbing walls and take three forms: bouldering, lead climbing, and speed climbing.

🏅Skateboarding → Will be held on the street and park where it involves skating on a series of ramps, half pipes, bowls, and quarter pipes, handrails, benches, stairs sets, and boxes.

🏅Karate → Will join with other martial arts such as judo, boxing, wrestling, and Taekwondo in the Olympic lineup.

🏅Baseball・Softball→ After being absent from the last two Summer Olympics, men’s baseball and women’s softball. They will follow the usual rules for both sports.

Every four years new sports are added to both winter and summer games. In some instances, others retired.

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