2020 Tokyo Olympics

All about the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Sebastian Coe penned letter to Thomas Bach to postpone 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Sebastian Coe, president of World Athletics (WA) penned a letter to the president of the International Olympics Committee...

Nations put pressure on International Olympic Committee to postpone Tokyo Games; Canada drops out

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated On Friday, the Norwegian Olympic Committee and the Confederation of Sports (NIF) put pressure on the International Olympic...

More Open Letters requesting Olympic Games be Postponed

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated In a letter published on their Twitter account @usatf, United States Track and Field (USATF) member Max Siegel...

Norwegian Olympic Committee asks International Olympic Committee to wait for COVID-19 to subside

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports (NIF) wrote to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to request...

Coe and Abe not Ready to Cancel Olympics

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Lord Sebastian Coe, president of World Athletics says that a decision to cancel the 2020 Tokyo Olympics does...

International Olympic Committee Receives Criticism with Plans to Stage Olympics in 2020

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has been adamant that they will continue with plans to host the 2020...

COVID-19 Watch: More Cancellations and more Confirmation that Tokyo plans to go ahead

© Copyright - 2020  - Athletics Illustrated Races and meets continue to be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The NCAA has cancelled their indoor and...

Adams shores up Top-Three for Australian men’s Toyko Olympic Marathon team

© Copyright - 2020- Athletics Illustrated Liam Adams of Melbourne, Australia qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games in the marathon by running 2:10:48 and...

Sally Kipyego’s US Marathon Trials was a controlled third place finish; more to come...

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated The US Olympic Marathon Trials in Atlanta, GA provided a few surprise moments. Des Linden, a fan favourite,...

Justyn Knight on the right track towards Tokyo Olympic qualification

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Justyn Knight set a new Canadian 1500-metre indoors record on February 28 at the Boston University Last Chance...