International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach took another opportunity to talk up a bid from Sapporo and claimed it would not "take forever" for the Future Host Commission to make a proposal on the venue for the 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Austrian teenager Marita Kramer pulled off a stunning surprise victory at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup in Sapporo.
Sapporo, Salt Lake City and Barcelona have expressed an interest in hosting a future Winter Olympic Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed here today.
Sapporo is set to enter the race to host the 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games after formally expressing its interest in doing so.
Tokyo 2020 have unveiled the course which will be used for next year's Olympic marathons in Sapporo.
Race walks and the women's marathon at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo have been rescheduled, after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) moved the events from the Japanese capital to Sapporo.
Home favourite Yuzuru Hanyu brought the house down at the NHK Trophy in Sapporo, as the first figure skating gold medals were awarded.
Marathons and race walks at next year's Olympic Games, controversially moved from Tokyo to Sapporo, are set to start and finish at Odori Park following a proposal put forward by organisers at a meeting today.
Exclusive: IOC accused of "hypocrisy" after moving marathon and race walks but staging other events in Tokyo
A contender for an Olympic medal in the race walks next year has claimed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has moved his event and the marathon from Tokyo to Sapporo to try to protect itself, not because they are concerned about the health of the athletes.
The men's marathon at next year's Olympics is set to be rescheduled so it will no longer be the last athletics event of the Games after it was controversially relocated from Tokyo to Sapporo, it was revealed today.
The clash between the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) over the marathon and race walk move to Sapporo played out last week as if it were scripted.
The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) decision to move the Olympic marathon and race-walk events to Sapporo is expected to dominate discussions during latest Coordination Commission visit to Tokyo.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is considering proposing a start time of 3am or 5am for the marathons and race walks at next year's Olympic Games in an effort to ensure the events remain in the Japanese capital instead of being switched to Sapporo.
World Championship bronze medallist hits out at IOC decision to move Tokyo 2020 race walk to Sapporo
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships bronze medallist Evan Dunfee has hit out at the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision to switch the Tokyo 2020 marathon and race walks from the Japanese capital to Sapporo.
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has expressed surprise at the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) "abrupt" announcement that the marathon and race walk events for next year's Olympic Games would be moved from the Japanese capital to Sapporo.