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The summer Olympics will return to Tokyo after a wait of 56 years.

Here is a venue guide offered by a japanese newspaper for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics based on plans submitted by the Tokyo 2020 Bid Committee. 2

1. Olympic Stadium;Opening/Closing Ceremony-Athletics, Football, Rugby

2. Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium-Table Tennis

3. Yoyogi National Stadium-Handball

4. Nippon Budokan-Judo

5. Imperial Palace garden-Cycling (road: start)

6. Tokyo International Forum-Weightlifting

7. Ariake Arena-Volleyball

8. Olympic BMX Course-Cycling (BMX)

9. Olympic Velodrome-Cycling (track)

10. Olympic Gymnastic Center-Gymnastic

11. Ariake Tennis Park-Tennis

12. Odaiba Marine Park-Triathlon, Aquatics (marathon swimming)

13. Shiokaze Park-Beach Volleyball

14. Tokyo Big Sight Hall A-Wrestling

15. Tokyo Big Sight Hall B-Fencing, Taekwondo

16. Sea Forest Cross-Country Course-Equestrian (evening)

17. Sea Forest Waterway-Rowing, Canoe-kayak (sprint)

18. Sea Forest Mountain Bike Course-Cycling (mountain bike)

19. Wakasu Olympic Marina-Sailing

20. Kasai Slalom Course-Canoe-Kayak (slalom)

21. Youth Plaza Arena A-Badminton

22. Youth Plaza Arena B-Basketball

23. Dream Island Archery Field-Archery

24. Dream Island Stadium-Equestrian (jumping, dressage, eventing)

25. Olympic Aquatics Center-Aquatics (swimming, diving, synchronized swimming)

26. Waterpolo Arena-Aquatics (waterpolo)

27. Seaside Park Hockey Stadium-Hockey

28. Kokugikan Arena-Boxing

29. Musashino Forest Sport Center-Modern Pentathlon (fencing)

30. Tokyo Stadium-Football, Modern Pentathlon (swimming)

31. Musashino Forest Park-Cycling (road: finish)

32. Asaka Shooting Range-Shooting

33. Kasumigaseki Country Club-Golf

34. Sapporo Dome-Football

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