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Tokyo 2020

Committee Presents On Potential Paris 2024 Olympic Bid -- Monday Memo

November 24, 2014

(Getty Images) (ATR) A committee studying a  potential Paris bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics presents its findings on Nov 25. Bernard Lapasset, chairman of the Internatio...

Tokyo Government Cuts $1.7 Billion from 2020 Construction Bill

November 20, 2014

The Tokyo 2020 candidate city logo on display at government headquarters (Getty Images) (ATR) The Tokyo metropolitan government has canceled plans to build new Olympic badmin...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Olympism in Action

November 26, 2014

Thomas Bach attends the opening of a Sport for Hope center in Haiti. (Getty Images) (ATR) More effort on Olympic education is needed, says the Olympic Agenda 2020 working gro...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Olympic Channel

November 25, 2014

Broadcasting at London 2012 (Getty Images) (ATR) A single recommendation from Olympic Agenda 2020 on the creation of an Olympic TV channel – just do it. With IOC president...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Protecting Clean Athletes

November 24, 2014

(Getty Images) (ATR) No discrimination of any kind at the Olympics is part of recommendations from Olympic Agenda 2020 involving athletes. The sixth working group on the l...

Osaka a Possibility for Tokyo Olympic Basketball

November 19, 2014

Cities like Saitama (above) and Osaka have been mentioned as possibilities for 2020 Olympic basketball. (Getty Images) (ATR) Other major Japanese cities like Osaka may be a p...

Second Project Review Opens for Tokyo 2020 -- On the Scene

November 18, 2014

John Coates (ATR) (ATR) The second IOC project review for the 2020 Summer Olympics opened in Tokyo today. The IOC and Tokyo 2020 organizing committee will discuss the cond...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Olympic Games Management

November 23, 2014

(Getty Images) (ATR) Sustainability and flexibility is needed in the management of the Olympic Games, say recommendations from Olympic Agenda 2020. The recommendations wer...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Procedure for the Composition of the Olympic Program

November 22, 2014

(Getty Images) (ATR) The fourth working group for Olympic Agenda 2020 will cover how the Olympic program is organized. This working group, on a list of 14 named by IOC pre...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Differentiation and Diversity

November 21, 2014

(Getty Images) (ATR) The third working group for Olympic Agenda 2020 will focus on diversifying the Olympic Games. This working group, on a list of 14 named by IOC preside...

Olympic Agenda 2020: Sustainability and Legacy

November 20, 2014

Prince Albert II of Monaco (Getty Images) (ATR) Leaving a lasting legacy from the the Olympic Games is another set of changes expected for Olympic Agenda 2020. The second ...

Olympic Agenda 2020: A New Way to Bid

November 19, 2014

(Getty Images) (ATR) The most-anticipated changes for Olympic Agenda 2020 involve bidding for the Games. After half a dozen cities dropped out of the race for the 2022 Wi...