Australian swim trials for Tokyo Olympics kick off | 9 News Australia

9 News Australia published this video item, entitled “Australian swim trials for Tokyo Olympics kick off | 9 News Australia” – below is their description. Swimming legends Grant Hackett and Giaan Rooney have named some of Australia’s Olympic hopefuls before the Tokyo 2020 swim trials kick off. 9 News Australia YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more Australian swim trials for Tokyo Olympics kick off | 9 News Australia

Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz Aims For the Philippines’ First Gold

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz Aims For the Philippines’ First Gold” – below is their description. 30-year-old weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz has been stuck in Malaysia since early 2020 due to Covid-19. After taking silver at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, she hopes to bring home the first-ever … Read more Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz Aims For the Philippines’ First Gold

Tokyo Olympics Will Track All Foreign Athletes Via GPS, CEO Says

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Tokyo Olympics Will Track All Foreign Athletes Via GPS, CEO Says” – below is their description. Tokyo 2020 CEO Toshiro Muto said on Wednesday that athletes coming from foreign countries will also be asked to turn on GPS tracking systems on their smartphones to be able to … Read more Tokyo Olympics Will Track All Foreign Athletes Via GPS, CEO Says

Live: Tokyo 2020 president and CEO hold media huddle

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Tokyo 2020 president and CEO hold media huddle” – below is their description. Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto and Tokyo 2020 CEO Toshiro Muto hold a media huddle following an executive board meeting by the International Olympic Committee. On Tuesday, the Games president said overseas journalists covering the … Read more Live: Tokyo 2020 president and CEO hold media huddle

Overseas reporters to be tracked by GPS at Tokyo Olympics

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Overseas reporters to be tracked by GPS at Tokyo Olympics” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-09/Overseas-reporters-to-be-tracked-by-GPS-at-Tokyo-Olympics-10Xjem05Byo/index.html Overseas journalists covering the Tokyo Olympics will have their movements tracked by GPS, Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto said on Tuesday, as organizers try to reassure a skeptical public that the … Read more Overseas reporters to be tracked by GPS at Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Olympics to Track Foreign Journalists Via GPS, CEO Says

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Tokyo Olympics to Track Foreign Journalists Via GPS, CEO Says” – below is their description. Tokyo 2020 CEO Toshiro Muto said on Tuesday that Tokyo 2020 is considering media personnel and volunteers to get vaccinated ahead of the Olympics this summer. The CEO noted that media personnel … Read more Tokyo Olympics to Track Foreign Journalists Via GPS, CEO Says

ICO Announces Refugee Olympic Team for Tokyo 2020

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “ICO Announces Refugee Olympic Team for Tokyo 2020” – below is their description. The International Olympic Committee announced the names of the athletes selected for the committee’s Refugee Olympic Team for the Tokyo Olympics. The 29 athletes across 12 sports are a significant increase on the 10 … Read more ICO Announces Refugee Olympic Team for Tokyo 2020

Tokyo 2020 volunteer speaks out as thousands of others quit ahead of Olympics

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Tokyo 2020 volunteer speaks out as thousands of others quit ahead of Olympics” – below is their description. Barbara Holthus says her fellow volunteers at the Tokyo Olympics have serious safety concerns with less than 50 days to go until the Games begin. More than 13,000 Tokyo 2020 volunteers have … Read more Tokyo 2020 volunteer speaks out as thousands of others quit ahead of Olympics

Live: Tokyo 2020 CEO holds news conference after board meeting

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Tokyo 2020 CEO holds news conference after board meeting” – below is their description. #Tokyo2020 CEO Toshiro Muto holds a news conference following an executive board meeting by the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee. CGTN YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please … Read more Live: Tokyo 2020 CEO holds news conference after board meeting

Live: Opening remarks by #Tokyo2020 president at executive board meeting

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Opening remarks by #Tokyo2020 president at executive board meeting” – below is their description. The president of Tokyo 2020, Seiko Hashimoto, delivers opening remarks at the executive board meeting. A petition requesting the cancellation of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics has been rejected by the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly, … Read more Live: Opening remarks by #Tokyo2020 president at executive board meeting

Hockeyroo Steph Kershaw prepares for the Olympics over the ditch in New Zealand | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Hockeyroo Steph Kershaw prepares for the Olympics over the ditch in New Zealand | ABC News” – below is their description. Hockey player Steph Kershaw is in New Zealand, pushing for selection in the Olympic team. However, she’s had to balance her university with all the requirements … Read more Hockeyroo Steph Kershaw prepares for the Olympics over the ditch in New Zealand | ABC News

Tokyo unveils Olympic podium, medal tray and music with 50 days to go

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Tokyo unveils Olympic podium, medal tray and music with 50 days to go” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-04/Tokyo-unveils-Olympic-podium-medal-tray-and-music-with-50-days-to-go-10P1cTxd9HG/index.html The Tokyo 2020 organizers have unveiled items to be used for the Olympic medal ceremonies, including podiums made with recycled plastic, and released the victory music for the … Read more Tokyo unveils Olympic podium, medal tray and music with 50 days to go

Tokyo 2020 chief says Games ‘100 percent’ on, with 50 days to go

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Tokyo 2020 chief says Games ‘100 percent’ on, with 50 days to go” – below is their description. The #TokyoOlympics are “100 percent” certain to go ahead, the chief organiser said Thursday, but warned that a major #coronavirus #outbreak mid-Games could slam the door shut on fans. … Read more Tokyo 2020 chief says Games ‘100 percent’ on, with 50 days to go

“We cannot postpone again” Tokyo 2020 chief says

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “”We cannot postpone again” Tokyo 2020 chief says” – below is their description. The head of #Japan’s #Olympics organising committee ruled out on Thursday another suspension of the #Games, despite deep disquiet at the prospect of thousands of athletes and officials arriving during a fourth wave of … Read more “We cannot postpone again” Tokyo 2020 chief says

Thousands of Tokyo Olympic Games volunteers quit

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Thousands of Tokyo Olympic Games volunteers quit” – below is their description. Around 10,000 of the 80,000 #volunteers who signed up to help at the #Tokyo 2020 #Olympic and Paralympic Games have #quit, broadcaster NHK reported on Wednesday, citing organisers. The Tokyo 2020 Olympics were postponed last … Read more Thousands of Tokyo Olympic Games volunteers quit