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Head of the coordination Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) John Coates spoke about the special conditions for holding the Olympic games in Tokyo in the summer of 2021. His words leads Reuters.
Coates said that the Olympics cannot be postponed, so the IOC is working on various scenarios of its implementation. According to him, possibly the Olympic village in quarantine, the restriction of the presence of spectators on the objects and separation of the athletes from the fans and media. “We will have a range of scenarios. But it can be a Game that is totally different from what we’re used to,” — summed up the head of the Commission.
21 may, IOC President Thomas Bach said that the Olympics in Tokyo will have to cancel if it will not be able to spend next summer. He noted that he would not hold the Game without spectators.
24 Mar Olympic games-2020 was postponed for a year because of the pandemic coronavirus. The idea is to postpone the start of the competition belongs to the government of Japan.
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