when is the olympic marathon 2021

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  • Where is the Olympic marathon 2021 taking place?

  • The Olympic marathon 2021 is set to take place at the conclusion of the Tokyo’s Summer Olympics. Sapporo was chosen over Tokyo because of the city’s oppressive summer heat. It may not matter much to the participants since Sapporo is expected to reach an unusually high +30 degrees Celsius in the following days.

  • What time does the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Marathon start?

  • The men鈥檚 Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games marathon race gets underway at the Odori Park, Sapporo, on Saturday 7 August 2021, at 6:00 pm US (EDT) and 3:00 pm US (PDT). The marathon starts at midnight CEST and 11:00 pm UK time.

  • When is the men’s marathon at the Olympics?

  • The men’s Olympics marathon is traditionally held on the very last day of competition, with the women’s race staged a day earlier. Both events started early in the morning to avoid the heat, with the women running on Saturday, August 7 and the men racing on Sunday, August 8.

  • When did women’s Marathon start in the Olympics?

  • While the men鈥檚 marathon has been a staple of the Olympicssince the first modern Games in 1896, women were not allowed to run the 26.2-mile race until the 1984 Summer Games, which were held in Los Angeles. Now both the men鈥檚 and women鈥檚 races are among the most anticipated events on the Olympic calendar.