Team USA is sending 613 athletes from 46 states to this summer’s 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, which were postponed a year due to the pandemic.
California, the most populous state, is sending the most (126) but Colorado is sending more per capita (5.9 per million).
These Olympics will feature 339 medal events in 33 sports. Four sports are new this year: karate, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing.
The full roster of the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team shows athletes by state, including their name, sport, hometown and event(s).
Competition (some baseball and soccer games) began on July 21, before the opening ceremony on July 23. The closing ceremony is August 8.
These Olympics will feature 339 medal events in 33 sports. Four sports are new this year: karate, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing. Baseball and softball are returning for the first time since 2008.
Derick C. Moore is a senior communications specialist in the Census Bureau's Communications Directorate.
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