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Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics Unveils New Logo

Fortune - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Japan's Olympic committee has unveiled the logo it will use for the 2020 Summer Olympics, the second attempt by the nation on this front after an earlier version was nixed following allegations of plagiarism.
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5 Things Marketers Can Do to Get in Shape for the Olympics ... in Japan

Adweek - ‎May 3, 2016‎
But even before the Olympic flame is extinguished this summer, there is an unprecedented level of anticipation and focus already on Japan, host of the Summer Olympics in 2020. And for good reason. Japan, which has hosted two previous games, is out of ...

Japan Will Show Off Its Innovation At Tokyo Olympics 2020

Industry Leaders Magazine - ‎9 hours ago‎
The last time Tokyo hosted the Olympic Games in 1967, Japan introduced the Shinkansen bullet train to the world. This time, the nation is hopeful of serving half the million during the 2020 Summer Olympics with superspeed maglev trains. This trains can ...

Qatar could host Summer Olympics, says Coe

Ten Eyewitness News - ‎7 hours ago‎
The head of world athletics, Sebastian Coe, refused on Thursday to rule out a summer Olympics being held in the desert state of Qatar.

Power Sheet - May 5, 2016

Fortune - ‎7 hours ago‎
He was re-elected in 2012, just before London hosted the summer Olympics, which were widely regarded as a major success for which Johnson received much credit.

Qatar could host Summer Olympics: Coe

Daily Mail - ‎7 hours ago‎
"The vision and the target is to host one of the Olympics, one day," he said. Qatar has previously bid unsuccessfully for the 2016 and 2020 games but remains undaunted. Qatar has already been chosen to host the World Athletics Championships in 2019, ...

Forward vision

Hong Kong Standard (press release) - ‎2 hours ago‎
China aims to consolidate its existing strengths at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August before striving to achieve a "leading position" at the next summer Games in Tokyo in 2020, the sports ministry said. Chinese athletes bagged the most number of ...
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Rory McIlroy: Golf may have short Olympic life - ‎14 hours ago‎
Speaking ahead of his defence of the Wells Fargo Championship, he said: "Because of how it's being approached in golf circles, it's being played in Rio this year and Tokyo in 2020, I'm not sure if we're going to have another opportunity to win a gold ...
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Karch Kiraly to remain US women's volleyball coach through 2020 - ‎1 hour ago‎
The U.S. Olympic Committee quickly dismissed a Lake Placid-Quebec City bid in March, saying it is solely focused on its Los Angeles 2024 Summer Olympic campaign. Quebec City finished fourth among four cities in 2002 Winter Olympic voting won by Salt ...
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Lindsey Vonn parties with Vanilla Ice, Tom Brady - ‎6 hours ago‎
Karch Kiraly will continue as U.S. women's volleyball team head coach through the 2020 Olympics, agreeing to a four-year contract renewal.
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Nick Symmonds auctions body ad space for double 2012 amount - ‎52 minutes ago‎
U.S. 800m runner Nick Symmonds' right shoulder is apparently twice as valuable as his left shoulder. The two-time Olympian auctioned ad space on his body for a second straight Olympic summer, with the final bid at $21,800 for nine square inches on his ...

Rutgers Alumni Carli Lloyd talks About her Future, the Olympics, and her Knee Injury

On The Banks (blog) - ‎2 hours ago‎
... the Olympics. Lloyd added that she is hoping to continue playing through the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Look for more news on Lloyd and other Rutgers Olympic athletes at On the Banks leading up to this summer's Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Former BOA chief executive allowed to carry on with legal action against Sun over phone hacking allegations - ‎6 hours ago‎
Clegg, a key figure in inspiring London's successful bid for the 2012 Olympics who was also British Chef de Mission at the Salt Lake City 2002 and Beijing 2008 Winter and Summer Games,had been among several public figures that launched legal action ...

French Swimming Federation Creates Partnership With Japan For Pre-Tokyo Olympic Training

Swimming World Magazine - ‎May 4, 2016‎
The aim of the union is to build a new aquatic facility in Kanazawa by 2017, where multiple French swim teams would be able to use from the opening of the pool until the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The facility, once complete, will boast 10 lanes (long ...

Gary Rotstein's What's New in Aging: A four-year state plan

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - ‎17 hours ago‎
The same notable, world-captivating quadrennial events are happening in 2016 as they did in 2012 and 2008 and every four years prior: the U.S.
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Olympics a big decision for golfers on the PGA Tour

Charlotte Observer - ‎21 hours ago‎
Golf's spot in the Olympics has not been set beyond Rio and the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. That played a part in Rory McIlroy's decision to play for Ireland this summer. “I'm not sure we're going to have another opportunity to win a gold medal after that, ...

French Swimming Fed Partners With Japan For Pre-Tokyo Olympic Training

SwimSwam - ‎May 3, 2016‎
The facility, complete with a 10 lane, 50 meter pool; a diving well; and all the necessary springboards and platforms, will play host to multiple French swim teams from 2017 until the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. The deal was negotiated in mid-April between ...

Dan Jones: I'm virtually planning for my Olympic glory

Evening Standard - ‎May 3, 2016‎
At this summer's 2016 Rio Games there will be a pop-up showcase for the eGames - a video Olympics, of sorts, run by the International eGames Committee - a body which claims to be backed by the UK Government.
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Marc Leishman will miss Olympics due to wife's health, Zika - ‎May 4, 2016‎
She capped her career last summer with the sport's most prestigious championship when the United States defeated Japan 5-2 in Canada at the World Cup.

Lisa's Eye on Tokyo: Shin-Kiba--Once a junkyard, 'Dream Island' is now looking up

Asahi Shimbun - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Yumenoshima is slated to be the venue for several 2020 Summer Olympics events, and there's no need to float logs in water for transport and safe-keeping anymore, so businesses do not have to stay here if there is a better alternative.