The International

Tokyo 2020 sign in Ariake, Tokyo. The Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics, which was held from July to August 2021, gained international attention for athlete expression on the field.
New guidelines to the Olympic Charter begin a new phase to the long hostile relationship between Olympics and politics
Yuzu I.('22)
As many athletes become more vocal about social issues, the IOC was forced to implement modifications to their no-politics policy. But were they enough?
Coach giving advice to athlete.
Sportsmanship unifies competitors in Tokyo 2020 Olympics
Hanae T.(12)
In the Olympic Charter, it is stated that “every individual must have the possibility of practising sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.” These principles were especially notable in this year’s games, as well as the three values of Olympics: excellence, friendship, and respect.
In the Olympic Village itself, athletes and other members were strongly recommended to stay in accommodation allocated by Tokyo 2020.
2020 Games showcased the importance of collective compliance
Hana K.(12)
The measures that took place at Tokyo 2020 were not entirely disastrous as predicted, and will perhaps be a foundation for major sports events to occur in this ongoing pandemic.
Mr. Borecki in the school cafeteria.
Mr. Borecki
Mr. Shirakura standing at the school entrance.
Mr. Shirakura
Ms. Yaya
Ms. Yaya