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Tokyo 2020 Awaits Thousands of Logo Submissions

November 25, 2015

Miyata and his selection committee (ATR/Yoshiyuki Unno) (ATR) Tokyo 2020 organisers could receive up to 10,000 applications for a new logo after scrapping the previous emblem...

Tokyo 2020 Signs 19th Sponsor

October 16, 2015

IOC co-comm chair for Tokyo John Coates and organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori at a press conference this week (Tokyo 2020) (ATR) Games organizers on Friday added a ...

Roller Sports Hits Out at IOC Tokyo 2020 Chief

October 16, 2015

FIRS has written to Thomas Bach to seek clarification about its status regarding skateboarding (Getty) (ATR) Roller Sports federation chief Sabatino Aracu has blasted the IOC...

Tokyo 2020 Assures IOC -- On the Scene

October 14, 2015

IOC's Christophe Dubi, John Coates and Tokyo 2020 chief Yoshiro Mori. (ATR Japan Hironori Hashimoto) (ATR) A team from the IOC sees the bright lights of Tokyo and hears assu...

IOC Seeks Assurances on Tokyo Olympic Stadium -- On the Scene

October 13, 2015

(ATR) Efforts to advance plans for a new Olympic Stadium after the previous venue was scrapped were a major focus for IOC inspectors in Tokyo on Tuesday. Tokyo 2020 and IOC...

Tokyo 2020 Sets Demanding Criteria for New Logo

October 06, 2015

(Getty) (ATR) Games organizers on Tuesday outlined selection criteria and requirements for applicants to design a replacement for the logo scrapped following a plagiarism sca...

Olympic Gold Medalist Leads Japan Sports Agency

October 01, 2015

Daichi Suzuki won gold at the 1988 Games (Getty) (ATR) Olympic champion Daichi Suzuki is to lead the newly-formed Japan Sports Agency. The 48-year-old Suzuki, who won the ...

Tokyo Proposes 18 Events in Five Sports for Olympics

September 28, 2015

IOC Session makes final decision in August 2016 (Getty) (ATR) Tokyo 2020 has proposed 18 additional events in five sports for inclusion at the Olympics. Baseball/softball,...

Japan Sports Minister Quits Over Tokyo 2020 Stadium Fiasco

September 25, 2015

The Zaha Hadid-designed stadium that was scrapped in July (Getty) (ATR) Hakubun Shimomura has submitted his resignation following the debacle over scrapping of the 2020 Olymp...

Tokyo 2020 Cycling Venues Still Up in the Air

September 09, 2015

(Getty) (ATR) Around the Rings learns that the UCI and Tokyo 2020 are still to agree to the final venues plan amid cycling’s serious concerns about moving the velodrome and B...

Tokyo 2020 Scraps Controversial Logo

September 01, 2015

(ATR) The IOC's Tokyo 2020 inspection chief says he doesn't doubt the originality of the Games logo but admits mounting criticism forced organisers to scrap it on Tuesday. Th...

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