Tokyo 2020

— 1 March 2021

The Games as a diplomatic tool

Surprise. South Korean President Moon Jae-in (pictured above, with Thomas Bach) used a commemorative speech on Monday, March 1st, in Seoul to discuss the issue of the Tokyo Games... Lire la suite »

— 1 March 2021

Women soon in number

The Seiko Hashimoto effect will not be long before the Tokyo Games Organising Committee. Japanese media report that, spurred on by its new President, the board will soon see... Lire la suite »

— 1 March 2021

The audience in question

Decisive week for the Tokyo Games? According to Kyodo News, a summit meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 3th, between the IOC, the IPC and the Japanese. It is... Lire la suite »

— 26 February 2021

A thousand volunteers leaving

The Yoshiro Mori effect continues to be felt in Japan. The Tokyo Games Organising Committee said this week that around 1 000 volunteers have decided to drop out since... Lire la suite »

— 24 February 2021

A call behind closed doors

The Olympic movement is still awaiting the decision of the organisers of the Tokyo Games on the presence, or absence, of spectators. But in Japan, voices are starting to... Lire la suite »