Olympics: Tokyo Games next 'Free Solo' moment for climbing
March 27, 2021
TOKYO (Reuters) – The Olympics could take climbing to new heights says Alex Honnold who might have had winning a gold medal as his goal growing up instead of an historic free solo climb up El Capitan if the sport had been part of the Summer Games.
March 11, 2021
Olympics: US optimistic athletes will be vaccinated ahead of Tokyo Games
(Reuters) - US Olympic athletes are on track to be vaccinated for the novel coronavirus sooner than expected and well ahead of this summer’s Tokyo Games, leaders of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Wednesday.
January 28, 2021
IOC says it is fully committed to staging Tokyo Games
BERLIN (Reuters) - IOC President Thomas Bach said on Wednesday the International Olympic Committee was fully committed to the successful organisation of the Tokyo Summer Olympics this year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
January 23, 2021
Everybody determined' to get Tokyo Games going - Bach
LAUSANNE (Reuters) – The entire Olympic movement is united in its determination to ensure the Tokyo Games happen in July and August, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said in a video message to mark the six-month countdown to the opening ceremony.
October 20, 2020
Japan to use cyberattack countermeasures to protect Tokyo Games
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s chief government spokesman said on Tuesday the country will put cyberattack countermeasures in place to make sure the Tokyo Olympics are a success. Britain and the United
August 31, 2020
Tokyo Games to be symbol of hope as flame goes on display
TOKYO (Reuters) – At a low-key ceremony to mark the unveiling of the Olympic flame display on Monday, Tokyo officials reiterated that next year’s Games will be a symbol of
July 17, 2020
Organisers announce schedule for rearranged Tokyo Games
TOKYO (Reuters) – Next year’s Tokyo Olympics will follow an almost identical competition schedule as the one planned for this year before the event was postponed due to the novel