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IOC to Discuss Tokyo 2020 Costs Report in Constructive Way, Says Bach

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach says they will discuss a report which has predicted a four-times increase of the Tokyo 2020 budget...

Construction of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium to Begin in December After Contract Approved

Construction on Japan’s National Stadium is due to begin in December after the Government today approved a contract with a joint venture to build...

Alan Hubbard: Tokyo 1964 Was the Last of the Pure Olympics

They say you always remember your first, whether it is a kiss, a canoodle or even a curry. Which is why I have a pervading...

Armour: Tokyo Games Could Cost $30 Billion, Putting Future of Olympics at Risk

Consider this the line in the sand for the International Olympic Committee. Within a matter of hours Thursday, a panel of experts warned that costs...

Tokyo Government Review Predicts Olympic and Paralympic Costs Could Reach $30 billion

A review commissioned by the Tokyo Government has predicted that total costs for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games could exceed $30 billion unless...

Max Winters: Surfing Fits Olympic Agenda 2020’s Demand for Youthful Sports Perfectly

The 2016 VISSLA Junior World Surfing Championships, currently taking place in the Azores, has provided the world with a first opportunity to take a...

Japanese Olympic Committee Investigation Team Clears Tokyo 2020 Over Controversial Payment

An investigation team probing the controversial payment made by Tokyo 2020 to Singapore-based Black Tidings has reportedly dismissed allegations that the money was used...

Tokyo Governor Vows to Ensure ‘Cost Effective’ Olympics in 2020

New Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has pledged to ensure the amount of money spent on the Japanese capital’s hosting of the 2020 Olympic and...

Tokyo 2020 Committee ‘Working at Full Speed’ to Deliver Successful Olympic Games

“The Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee is working at full speed and is committed to delivering, in less than four years’ time, successful Games that...

World Skateboarding Federation Sue Rivals on Eve of Decision to Admit Sport into Tokyo...

Skateboarding's bid to be added to the Olympic programme for Tokyo 2020 has hit a fresh crisis two days ahead of the final decision...

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