The 2016 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, and commonly known as Rio 2016, is a major international multi-sport event in the tradition of the Olympic Games as governed by the International Olympic Committee, being held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Opening rounds in certain events began on 3 August 2016—two days before the opening ceremony, and the Games will formally run from 5 August to 21 August 2016.
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For the duration of the 2016 Olympics, BBC Breakfast will leave their regular studio, and broadcast from the BBC Sport Centre in Salford.
The Road to Rio is a monthly catch-up with Olympic and Paralympic athletes, events and issues in the build-up to 2016's games in Rio.
A selection of 2016 Olympics presentation used by the BBC.
News bulletin coverage of the 2016 Olympics.
A look at the BBC's presentation coverage of the 2016 Olympic Games.
A look at the Channel 4 presentation coverage of the 2016 Paralympics.
Studio and presenters
Going into the Break