Russian culture and Paralympic values celebrated ahead of nine days of elite-level competition that will bring together 45 nations
Enthusiastic performers of all backgrounds welcome to apply by deadline of 31 August 2015
With 25 sports and more than 50 medal events, the first four days of competition promise to get the four Rio 2016 Games zones rocking
Bolt’s bid for immortality, beach volleyball at Copacabana, the return of golf and rugby, Neymar v Messi… what do you want to see?
Opening ceremony, football, volleyball and basketball the most sought-after events as Brazilians enter first ticket draw
Make-up artists, costume designers and wardrobe assistants among the roles for opening and closing ceremonies and medal presentations
Around 21 thousand spectators, people who worked in the construction and their families, will be present at the stage of the Rio 2016™ Olympic and Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony