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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games - General News

We're celebrating Olympic Day 2020 with our favourite articles from Rio 2016 and a video reel of photographic highlights (with a bit of Brazilian style music!)

In a normal world, the Australian eventing squad for Tokyo 2020 would have been announced today. Who could have been the top contenders?

The focus is now on simplifying and optimising the Tokyo 2020 Games preparation and delivery, reducing the cost impact of postponement and promoting public interest, reflecting the new global economic, societal and public health contexts

In the past few months, the question has been, will there be an Olympic Games? Now the question is, will there be an Equestrian Australia to send teams and what form will it take?

With the postponement of Tokyo 2020 and the recent hope for competition resumption under Covid-19 conditions, what sort of a lead-up will eventing have and what sort of an Olympic Games will we see in 2021?

The decision to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games was a complex one, with many of the problems to be resolved involving large numbers 

The new dates for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been announced for 2021, exactly one year after those originally planned

Measures being taken in the wake of the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games include the re-organisation of Volunteers and Ticketing

Athletes who had qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will keep their places for the 2021 event, to be held at a date expected to be announced sometime in the next three weeks

Tokyo 2020 rescheduled to a date no later than summer 2021, retains the name Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 and the Olympic flame will stay in Japan