Day 5 of the Tokyo Games Sailing events and another full-on day and for competitors in the two RS:X windsurfer events the final day of qualification for their medal race on Saturday
Olympic champions, sailor Hannah Mills and rower Moe Sbihi led Team GB into the Tokyo 2020 stadium at Friday’s Opening Ceremony.
With a few days to go until the Tokyo Games opening ceremony, here’s how you can follow the Brits looking to bring home the Sailing medals for Team GB.
Nielsen Gracenote’s Virtual Medal Table forecats that Great Britain will finish in fifth place on total medals at Tokyo 2020, dropping from third in 2016.
World Sailing have published the Olympic classes World Rankings updated as at 21 June 2021 . . . These are the final rankings prior to the Tokyo Olympics
The organizing committee of this summer’s Tokyo Olympics said that it will not distribute condoms to participants during their stay in the village but on their departure, a break from recent Olympic tradition
Go behind the scenes and see how the Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals became the ultimate recycling project created through the effort of the people of Japan who donated their unused mobile phones and small electronic devices
While Japan scrambles to upgrade their coronavirus vaccination programme ahead of the Tokyo Olympic games, the British Olympic Association has confirmed that Team GB athletes and support staff will be fully vaccinated
The British Olympic Association has confirmed to Sailweb that Tokyo 2020 has allowed a late replacement policy to allow for Covid-related changes post 7 July
The Tokyo Olympic website has produced simple guides to the 33 sports (50 disciplines) featured at the Games, together with these great ‘One minute, One Sport’ videos . . . enjoy
The coronavirus pandemic continues to dominate the sailing media, with the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics and the America’s Cup never far from the headlines.