Paris 2024 to hire 116 boats for unprecedented opening ceremony
While 98 per cent of the boats will be hired from the Paris ecosystem, Batorama, a Strasbourg-based provider, will also send their boats to participate in the opening ceremony next year, a Xinhua report said. On July 26, 2024, more than a billion viewers will turn to Paris for the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games.
Olympic Games: 3.25 million tickets sold in first sales phase for Paris 2024
For the first time in the history of the Olympic Games, tickets were made available worldwide from a single platform with tickets sold in packs over three weeks in the first phase, which saw fans from 158 countries and regions register for the sale. The public response to the first phase of Games ticket sales was truly phenomenal.