The America’s Cup, the British Olympic Sailing Team and the Coronavirus pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic continues to dominate the sailing media, with the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics and the America’s Cup never far from the headlines.

Return of Coronavirus puts Tokyo Games in doubt

The British Sailing Team for the Tokyo Olympic Games is facing a rerun of 2020 with the latest rise in worldwide Covid-19 deaths, now at over 2 million.

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.

Finn class regroup for final Olympic Games

2020 has been a challenging year for the Finn class and 2021 does not look any easier. With the delayed 2020 Olympic Games still walking a knife edge as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to disrupt the best laid plans

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

Olympic Rings return to Tokyo Bay

The five-ring symbol is back on display in Tokyo Bay, after nearly four months of maintenance and about 810,000 tickets for the Games are to be returned

IOC and Tokyo 2020 announce simplified ‘Tokyo Model’

Fifty-two items have been targeted for the simplification of the rescheduled Tokyo Games in 2021 – refered to as The Tokyo Model

Tokyo Games will happen despite COVID

Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission chair John Coates said in an interview with French media that the Tokyo Olympics will go ahead next year regardless of the coronavirus situation

Tokyo Olympic Rings are on the move

The Olympic Rings in Tokyo are on the move in order to get a safety inspection

British Sailing Team reveals iconic Tokyo 2020 Posters

The British Sailing Team has released a collection of ten iconic posters featuring all 15 athletes picked to represent Team GB at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Tokyo with One Year to Go

Today marks one year to go until the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games following the historic decision to postpone the event until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic

Vaccine key to Tokyo Games going ahead

Thursday marks one year before the planned opening of the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics