Olympic Mascot


Olympic Mascot Rio 2016 (Source: rio2016.com)

Olympic Mascot was born out of the explosion of joy that happened when announcement of Rio for hosting 2016 event came on 2 October 2009. Olympic Mascot is made from the mixture different animals in Brazil. Combining the agility of cats, the sway of monkeys and the grace of birds made the Olympic Mascot for Rio 2016. He can stretch his arms and legs as much as he wants. He can imitate the sounds of different animals and birds.

Mission of Olympic Mascot

To spread joy throughout the world and celebrate the friendship that flourishes between people from all over the world at this super sports event.