- Inside the Blogs
- 15 Apr 2021 15:12
North Korea’s withdrawal from the upcoming Olympics has echoes of the 1964 Games in Tokyo although the
Movement to build closer relationships in recent years.It was a similar story approaching the Tokyo Games
in 1964.Protracted negotiations had finally seen North Korea join the Olympic family.
They made their debut at the Winter Games in Innsbruck but, later that year, withdrew their entire team
Our Athletic ground is completely damaged and we have lost the chance to have regular Games."
with Pyongyang in 2032.