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Tokyo 2020

IOC Set to Decide 2022 Finalists; Olympic Agenda 2020 Update

July 04, 2014

The IOC headquarters in Lausanne (Getty) (ATR) Shortlisting of the candidate cities for the 2022 Olympics is the top agenda item for next week’s meeting of the IOC Executive ...

AUDIO: John Coates on Tokyo 2020 Progress, Potential Venue Changes

June 27, 2014

Commission chair John Coates in Tokyo (ATR) (ATR) John Coates, IOC vice president and chair of the IOC Coordination Commission, opened the final day of the commission's first...

Photodesk -- Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission

June 27, 2014

Chairman of Tokyo 2020 Yoshiro Mori and CEO of Tokyo 2020 Toshiro Muto (ATR) The first coordination commission for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games was held this past week. The f...

ATR Podcast -- First Meeting for Tokyo 2020 CoComm

June 27, 2014

The first Coordination Commission visit to Tokyo was deemed a success. (ATR) (ATR) Headed by Australian John Coates, the Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission held its first-eve...

Tokyo Olympics Venue Changes Not A Problem

June 27, 2014

The first coordination commission visit was deemed a succcess. (ATR) (ATR) The head of the IOC panel overseeing plans for Tokyo 2020 confirms at least one venue is changing ...

Tokyo 2020 Inspectors See the Sights

June 26, 2014

Yoshiro Mori and John Coates lead the coordination commission into the Big Sight. (ATR) (ATR) After spending hours in briefings, the IOC team for the 2020 Olympics had a whi...

Gender Gaffe Opens Tokyo 2020 Meeting

June 25, 2014

The opening of the plenary session. (ATR) (ATR) A gender gaffe and the possibility of venue changes highlighted the opening session of the IOC Coordination Commission for th...

IOC Begins Road to Tokyo 2020 - On the Scene

June 24, 2014

Tokyo 2020 decorations at Tokyo Metropolitan Government building--the organizing committee's headquarters. (ATR) (ATR)  The IOC's 2020 watchdogs begin their work today.  ...

IOC in Tokyo for First Coordination Commission Visit

June 24, 2014

(ATR) (ATR) The IOC Coordination Commission will make its first inspection of the 2020 host city June 25 – 27. Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission chairman John Coates wil...

TOKYO 2020 Celebrates Olympic Day by Partnering with Japanese Youth

June 23, 2014

Tokyo 2020 Press Release TOKYO 2020 today celebrated Olympic Day by completing a partnership arrangement with 552 universities from every prefecture in Japan to promote and...

Monday Memo -- Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission; Sochi 2014 Debrief

June 23, 2014

The first full IOC Coordination Commission for the Tokyo Games meets this week. (Getty Images) Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission  The first full IOC Coordination Commis...

IOC Awards Japanese Broadcast Rights Through 2024

June 19, 2014

The Japan Consortium acquired broadcast rights for Games including the 2018 Olympics. (Getty Images) (ATR) The IOC has awarded the Japan Consortium the broadcast rights in Ja...