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  • Media Watch--A look ahead into Tokyo 2020


    08/19/19

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    Heat Wave in Tokyo
    The women’s triathlon Olympic qualifying event was shortened due to extreme temperatures in Tokyo. Click here for more from Time Magazine.

    Paralympic Triathlon Test Event Cancelled 
    Japan Times reports The International Triathlon Union cancelled the swimming section of the paratriathlon Olympic test event due to high levels of E.coli. 

    Athens 2004
    The IOC says the legacy of the Athens 2004 Olympics can be felt everyday in Greece. 

    Team USA Roster
    Team USA announces athletes on the Olympic roster for wrestling, rock climbing, surfing and more.

    Ryan Lochte to appear on HBO
    Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte will appear on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel on Tuesday.

    Caeleb Dressel breaks Michael Phelps Record
    Caeleb Dressel surpasses Michael Phelps’ Record at the FINA World Championships by 0.32 seconds in South Korea.

    USA Gymnastics reduce Tokyo 2020 squad
    Washington Post’s Liz Clarke explores the pros and cons of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team reducing squad numbers for next year’s Olympics.

    Rugby World Cup in Japan
    One Month to the Rugby World Cup in Japan reports Kyodo News. 

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    Compiled by Greer Wilson.

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