Tokyo 2020 has announced that the mascots for the Olympic and Paralympic Games will be chosen by elementary schoolchildren from across Japan.
Tokyo 2020 will officially launch their design competition for the official mascots of the Olympic and Paralympic Games on Monday (May 22).
Tokyo 2020 have agreed a partnership with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) which they claim will help to advance socially responsible labour practices among the Games’ delivery partners.
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has said the Metropolitan Government will likely cover the costs of constructing temporary facilities outside of the capital for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Host City Contract for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games has been made public today.
Parkour has emerged as another contender for inclusion on the Summer Olympic programme after being discussed by the group responsible for proposing new disciplines and events today.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government are reportedly estimating there will be an annual loss of around ¥1.1 billion (£7.6million/$9.8 million/€9 million) for five new venues being constructed for the Olympic Games.
Tokyo 2020 has signed a "major" partnership agreement with the Tokyo Marathon Foundation, it was announced today.
Tokyo 2020 today signed a landmark collaboration agreement with the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, under which the two organisations will exchange knowledge and resources in a bid to maximise benefits and impacts for their respective events.
Carlos Nuzman has been appointed a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission for Tokyo 2020.
Tokyo 2020 has revealed that details of the public design competition for the official mascots of the Olympic and Paralympic Games will be released in mid-May.
Voters on an insidethegames.biz poll have said that the new event proposed for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games they are most interested in seeing is 3x3 basketball.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have promised to ensure full gender equality on a 50-50 basis at the 2020 Games in Tokyo, an Executive Board member has proclaimed.
Workers in Tokyo are to be encouraged to stay at home on July 24 to mark the three-year to go anniversary of the Opening Ceremony of the 2020 Olympic Games, so the Japanese Government can test the impact on traffic congestion.
English-language stop and slow signs have been unveiled in Japan this week in order to help deal with the anticipated surge in international visitors before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.