Aug 15, 2015

Japan backs guidelines for new National Stadium

Japan has approved guidelines for its new Olympic stadium, vowing to build an “athlete’s first” venue as cheaply as possible and complete it by March 2020, a year later than planned, but without including any cost estimates or limits. Japan scrapped its original plan ...

Organizers reveal emblem for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Jul 25, 2015

Organizers reveal emblem for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Japanese organizers revealed the emblem of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Friday, five years to the day before the opening ceremony. The emblem is based on “T,” standing for Tokyo, tomorrow, and team. It was designed by Japanese artist Kenjiro Sano. The ceremony was ...