Japanese official urged to hold the Olympics in Tokyo at any cost

Japanese Minister for the Olympics and Paralympics Seiko Hashimoto said that the summer Olympic games in Tokyo should be held at all costs, even despite the threat of the spread of coronavirus infection. Recall that the Games were originally scheduled to take place in July-August 2020, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, they were postponed […]

Bayern Munich congratulate Zverev on reaching US Open final

Bayern Munich congratulate Zverev on reaching US Open final 08:59TAGS: BavariaAlexander Zverev, Jr. (tennis)Bayern have congratulated German tennis player Alexander Zverev on reaching the US Open final. In the semifinals, Zverev beat Spaniard Pablo Carrena-Busta (3:6, 2:6, 6:3, 6:4, 6:3). “What a comeback! Congratulations on your first career Grand slam final! Take it away!”, – […]

Postponing the Olympics to 2021 is a plus for the Russian national team

The transfer of the summer Olympic games to 2021 is a plus for the Russian women’s Rugby 7 team, it will be able to approach next summer in optimal shape, said RIA Novosti player of the national team and CSKA, three-time European champion Elena Zdrokova.In June, Russian Rugby players were supposed to take part in […]

The opening of the main stadium of the 2028 Games is scheduled for September

The SoFi stadium in Los Angeles, which is planned to host the opening and closing ceremonies, as well as football and archery competitions in the 2028 Olympic games, hosted the first athletes after construction work was completed. The Los Angeles Rams American football teams were the first to take to the turf of the 100,000-seat […]

The European championship and ETTU Congress will not take place as scheduled

The Executive Committee of the European table tennis Union (ETTU), against the background of the growing number of cases of coronavirus in Poland and current restrictions on movement between countries, decided to postpone the continental Championships in Warsaw. The tournament was scheduled to take place on September 15-20. “The safety of players, coaches, officials, volunteers […]

Jump into the abyss: how the boycott of the Games in Moscow deprived American Louganis of the all-time record

The boycott of the Moscow Olympics by athletes from the United States led to the failure to establish a significant achievement in diving. If Greg Louganis had not been forced to miss the Games in 1980, he could have ended his career as a six-time Olympic champion, because at that time he had no equal […]

What sports are included in the summer Olympic games

BMXThis is a sport, the meaning of which is that athletes compete by performing various extreme tricks on special bicycles. There are the following disciplines: Racing-races that differ in their entertainment. No more than 8 athletes can participate in each race. The track consists of an embankment with bends, jumps, waves and other obstacles.Flatland-tricks are […]

The organizing Committee of the Tokyo Olympics did not rule out canceling the Games in 2021

According to the Chairman of the organizing Committee of the summer Olympic games in Tokyo, Yoshiro Mori, it is possible that the Games will not take place in 2021, if the coronavirus pandemic makes it impossible to hold competitions with spectators in the stands. Recall that the Olympics were originally scheduled for the period from […]

Thomas Bach: “The IOC has already distributed 100 million dollars out of 800 in accordance with the program to support the Olympic movement┬╗

The head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, spoke about the distribution of funds allocated to support sports in connection with the coronavirus pandemic. “The IOC has already distributed $ 100 million in accordance with the program to support the Olympic movement. This is part of the $ 800 million support package that […]