Japan declares state of emergency for Tokyo area

Japan’s government declared a state of emergency for Tokyo and three other prefectures from Friday 8 January, in an attempt to curb the rise in coronavirus cases

Tokyo Governors call for State of Emergency

The Governors of Tokyo and its three adjoining prefectures have called for a more urgent response to the recent surge in coronavirus cases.

New Covid problems for delayed Tokyo Olympics

Japanese media is reporting that organizers of the postponed Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are facing new challenges posed by the continuing coronavirus pandemic

French confirm Olympic Sailing Squad for 2021

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

Olympic Games could be Postponed

Japan’s Olympic minister, Seiko Hashimoto, says the Tokyo 2020 Games could be postponed from the summer until later in the year amid fears over the coronavirus outbreak

RYA Dinghy Show 2020 – A move in time?

The move of the RYA Dinghy show from Alexandra Palace to The Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre may just have arrived in time

2020 Games to go ahead despite Coronavirus outbreak

The Japan Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, stated Monday that the Tokyo 2020 Games would proceed as planned despite the coronavirus outbreak

British Sailing boss forecasts 5 medals at Tokyo 2020

In a recent Interview with Anything but Footy, Ian Walker, Performance Director of British Sailing forecast a five medal haul for Team GB sailing at Tokyo 2020

World Sailing reveal the Paris 2024 Sailing Programme

Normally World Sailing feature their major interest output on their flagship website to achieve maximuim coverage. But they somehow ignored this insight into how Sailing will look at Paris 2024

Miami and Melbourne open the Olympic 2020 Championship season

Two major International events for the Olympic classes kick-off at the end of the week . . . The Miami World Cup and Sail Melbourne, with the final Olympic selection places for Team GB to be decided

World Cup Clash leaves Miami looking light on entries

A clash of dates has left the Hempel World Cup Series event in Miami, USA, looking a bit light on entries

Laser, Radial, Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX World Championship action in AUS

Adding to the RS Aero and International 14 world Championships already taking place in Australia over the New Year will be the Australian Laser and Radial Nationals