Details announced for final 2020 lotto

Olympics Nov 8, 2019

Details announced for final 2020 lotto

by Ryusei Takahashi

The second and final lottery for Japanese residents to buy tickets to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will commence on Nov. 13, the organizing committee announced Friday. Applications will be accepted from the morning until 11:59 a.m. on Nov. 26. The lottery results will be announced ...

Paralympic champion Marieke Vervoort dies by euthanasia

Paralympics Oct 23, 2019

Paralympic champion Marieke Vervoort dies by euthanasia

Paralympian Marieke Vervoort said when the day arrived, she had signed the euthanasia papers and was prepared to end her life. That day came Tuesday in her native Belgium, her death confirmed in a statement from the city of Diest. Vervoort, who was 40, won gold ...

Paralympics Oct 2, 2019

Results of 2020 Paralympic ticket lottery announced

The Tokyo Organizing Committee announced the results of the Paralympic Games ticket lottery on Wednesday, on the My Ticket page of the official website. Applicants will also be sent an email notification of their success or otherwise for next summer's games. Tickets allocated in the lottery ...

Tokyo 2020 organizers launch domestic ticket lottery for Paralympics

Paralympics Aug 22, 2019

Tokyo 2020 organizers launch domestic ticket lottery for Paralympics

Applications for the first 2020 Tokyo Paralympic ticket lottery, open only to residents of Japan, started Thursday. The online ticket lottery, where applications are submitted via an official ticket sales website (ticket.tokyo2020.org/paralympic), will run through 11:59 a.m. on Sept. 9, and results will be announced ...