Summer Olympique Games Rio 2016



Rio 2016  -  Photo by KEYSTONE | Gaëtan Bally

The XXXI. Summer Olympic Games will take place in Rio de Janeiro from August 5 to  21, 2016. KEYSTONE is well prepared and ready to send you high-end images, instant videos and swift info graphics – fast and reliable.

We are on-site

KEYSTONE photographers Laurent Gilliéron and Peter Klaunzer will be on-site in Rio from August 1st. They will attend the games from a Swiss point of view and make the image supply of our international partner networks Associated Press AP and European Pressphoto Agency epa complete.

Our Olympia Desk

During the games the Olympia desk in Zurich will be manned with experienced editors and staff from 6am to midnight (local time in Switzerland) to co-ordinate the Olympia coverage under direction of  Christoph Grünewald.

On our Subsite Rio 2016 you will find photo- und video portraits of qualified Swiss athletes as well as images of the venues, as well as info graphics on Olympia disciplines, competition sites, the Olympic torch, statistics and background imagery from Brazil or images of Swiss medal winners from the past.

We gladly provide personal advice. For individual assigmnets, questions or requests, please contact the Olympia desk per phone  +41 44 200 1367 or email

We will be in Rio once again in September, when photographer Alexandra Wey covers the Paralympics 2016 from September 7th to 18th, 2016.

KEYSTONE is official Supplier of Swiss Olympic.





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CH - 8045 Zurich

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