Tokyo Olympic final decision on hold until 2021

Final decision on whether to hold the Games or not can wait until sometime between March and June next year says Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic organizing committee

IOC presents plan for simplified Tokyo Games to Federations

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has presented specific proposals to each International Federation to simplify the postponed 2020 Tokyo Games

US Sailing dot the i’s and cross the t’s for Olympic Selection

Perhaps due to the American propensity for litigation, US Sailing has moved to dot the i’s and cross the t’s with an updated Olympic Sailing Selection Procedure

IOC President rejects plan to cut number of athletes at Tokyo 2020

Thomas Bach, the head of the International Olympic Committee rejects plan to cut the number of particpants at the Tokyo 2020 Games

French confirm Olympic Sailing Squad for 2021

France confirms Tokyo 2020 sailing selections but retains the possibility to modify the selections if necessary

IOC President Thomas Bach accepts Games could be cancelled

In an interview for BBC Sport, IOC President Thomas Bach says he understands why the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Games would have to be cancelled if it cannot take place next summer

IOC set aside $800 million to tackle virus impact

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach revealed that the IOC face a bill of up to $800 million for the postponed Tokyo Games to address the impact of the coronavirus

Team GB’s Chef de Mission, Mark England discusses the delay to the Games

In their latest UK Sport podcast of Medals and More the UK Sport chair, Dame Katherine Grainger catches up with Team GB’s ‘Chef De Mission’ Mark England

UK Sport confirm funding for elite athletes until March 2021

In their latest UK Sport podcast the UK Sport CEO Sally Munday confirmed that funding for elite athletes was secure until March 2021

IOC warns International Federations on unsustainable ‘entitlement’ relationship

The IOC took a stronger stance with regard to the re-arranged Tokyo 2020 Games over the weekend. In separate interviews both IOC president Thomas Bach and IOC committee member Richard Pound, warned that the re-arrangement will result in “massive” additional…