“It is impossible to change the entire sports schedule every year.” Thomas Bach – about the possible cancellation of the Olympics in Tokyo

IOC President Thomas Bach understands that the Olympic games will have to be canceled if they fail to be held in 2021. The 2020 Olympics were originally scheduled to take place in Tokyo from July 24 to August 9, 2020, but were postponed due to a coronavirus pandemic. — Frankly, I have an understanding of […]

Thomas Bach: “There should be no speculation about the place and time of the 2020 Olympics»

The head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, said during a video conference following the meeting of the IOC Executive Committee that he does not allow any speculation about the place and time of the 2020 Games. “We are now working with a commitment to hold a successful games in Tokyo in 2021. […]

Yevgeny Rylov: “I am not afraid to go out to train and visit the bases if they are opened in the near future».

Two-time world champion in swimming Yevgeny Rylov shared his opinion about possible problems with holding the Olympics in Tokyo in 2021 due to coronavirus. “I have heard various conversations about the Olympics next year. Of course, all this has occurred to me, especially when you consider the losses incurred by Tokyo 2020 as an organizer. […]

Naomi Osaka: “I hope that the Olympics will be a Grand celebration that means the end of the fight against COVID-19»

Two-time Grand slam champion Naomi Osaka told how she reacted to the news that the Olympics were postponed from 2020 to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Like most athletes who were preparing for the Games, at first I was disappointed. But when you realize that this delay is necessary and will help the whole […]