Tokyo 2020

— 5 February 2021

Mori apologises but stays put

Yoshiro Mori will not return his apron. Blamed by the international press and mocked on social media for his sexist remarks, the chairman of the Tokyo Games organising committee... Read more »

— 4 February 2021

For Yoshiro Mori, women talk too long

Misogynist, Yoshiro Mori? The chairman of the Tokyo Games Organising Committee assured Wednesday at a meeting of the Japanese Olympic Committee open to the press that women were “struggling... Read more »

— 3 February 2021

Mori promises a new model

Yoshiro Mori is steadfast: the Tokyo Games will be held as scheduled, health crisis or not. The chairman of the organising committee repeated it on Tuesday (February 2nd), during... Read more »

— 3 February 2021

Parsons expresses his confidence

The IOC is not the only body in the sports movement to tirelessly repeat its confidence in the Tokyo Games next summer. Andrew Parsons, President of the International Paralympic... Read more »

— 1 February 2021

The state of emergency still prolonged

Bad sign. According to several sources in the government, quoted by national media, the Japanese authorities are expected to decide Tuesday (February 2nd) to further extend the state of... Read more »

— 1 February 2021

Oysters come to the rowing site

New concerns for the Tokyo Games Organising Committee. But, surprise, they are not linked to the health crisis. The Japanese press reports that the Olympic row-race rowing and canoeing... Read more »