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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Elite athletes share inspiration in Olympic Channel Original Series “What Moves Me”

    During these times, elite athletes share the same challenge as the rest of us. How do they cope when life has been put on hold? Being on lockdown in such uncertain times, is teaching all of us how to build resilience - how to cope with uncertainty, how to recover from difficulty and spring back into life.
    20 Jul 2020 | Olympic News, Sponsors, Toyota, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Olympic Channel
  • News | YOG

    #YOGsocial: The latest posts from YOG stars

    Olympic.org takes a look at what some former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) athletes are up to by diving into their social media posts.
    16 Jul 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Nanjing 2014, Lillehammer 2016, Buenos Aires 2018, Singapore 2010
  • News | Olympic News

    Top Jobs: Olympic champion Eaton forges new career with Intel

    Two-time Olympic decathlon champion Ashton Eaton is now focusing on a new career at Worldwide Olympic Partner Intel, working on technology that analyses athletic performance.
    08 Jul 2020 | Olympic News, Athletics, Sponsors, United States of America
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Pole-vaulter Pujats reaching new heights with Airbnb Online Experiences

    Latvian pole-vaulter Pauls Pujats is one of an increasing number of athletes who have benefited from Worldwide Olympic Partner Airbnb’s new Online Experiences platform, which enables Olympians and Paralympians to turn their passions into profitable businesses that fit perfectly around their training schedules. Here, he tells Olympic.org how he is sharing the benefits of yoga with people all over the world while still preparing for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.
    29 Jun 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Airbnb, Sponsors, Latvia, Athletics
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Vanessa Boslak: "Sport helped me to handle the COVID-19 crisis"

    After participating in four Olympic Games, the French vaulter retired in 2017 to begin a career in physiotherapy. She is now working in a Parisian clinic helping COVID-19 patients with muscle recovery. During this highly stressful period, Boslak says that it was her athletic experience that helped her to handle a crisis like this.
    14 May 2020 | Olympic News, Olympic Channel, Athletics, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | Olympic News

    Thomas Rohler: why you need to be in crocodile mode

    The Rio 2016 Olympic javelin gold medallist explains why he's finding lockdown "very relaxing", and how the magic 100m barrier might be broken.
    12 May 2020 | Olympic News, Olympic Channel, Athletics, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Olympic flame handover ceremony delivers message of hope

    The scaled-down ceremony in Athens featured gold medallists, emotional addresses and a message of hope and unity, with the flame now set to travel to Japan. The Olympic flag was raised, and the national anthems of Japan and Greece sounded, as the Olympic flame handover ceremony took place at Athens’ iconic Panathenaic Stadium.
    19 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Olympic Torch Relay, All about Tokyo 2020
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Mondo Duplantis: "My whole life, i wanted that moment right there"

    Mondo Duplantis (SWE) set a new pole vault world record of 6.17m in Torun, Poland. European champion in 2018 and still only 20 years old, this has been the perfect start to Olympic year for Duplantis who is now the hot favourite to take gold at Tokyo 2020.
    10 Feb 2020 | Olympic News, Athletics, On the road to Tokyo, Sweden
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Anna Korakaki chosen to be the first torchbearer of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay

    The Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC) has unanimously decided that Olympic shooting champion Anna Korakaki will be the first torchbearer at the lighting ceremony of the Olympic flame for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, on 12 March 2020 in Ancient Olympia.
    07 Feb 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, All about Tokyo 2020, Greece, Women in Sport
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