The 2016 Summer Olympics will be in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil and the 2020 Games will be in Tokyo, Japan. The International Olympic Committee is in the process of selecting the 2024 venue, but if the Boston bid for the Games is successful, the sailing events will be held on Buzzards Bay in New Bedford, MA.
Following extensive collaboration with community groups, elected officials and other key stakeholders, Boston 2024 is developing the next phase of its Games Concept, which includes venues plans, like New Bedford, that reflect significant input from throughout the city and state.
South of Boston, 90 minutes by car, Buzzards Bay’s wind resource has long been recognized in th…
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