Iran have been set a target of finishing among the top 10 countries at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Boccia International Sports Federation President claims sport and organisation "came of age" in 2018
Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed) President David Hadfield has claimed the organisation “came of age” in 2018 and declared the sport as the "fastest growing" discipline on the Paralympic Games programme in his end of year address to members.
Tokyo 2020’s budget is expected to stay at ¥1.35 trillion (£9.4 billion/$11.8 billion/€10.6 billion) when the third version is revealed this week, according the Japanese reports.
Aggreko Events Services have become the latest sponsor for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, with the company given the category temporary electricity generation.
Iran's Mahdi Pourrahnamaahmad is set to be the one to beat in the men's up to 75 kilograms K44/K43 division when taekwondo makes is debut on the Paralympic Games programme at Tokyo 2020.
Tokyo 2020 has welcomed leading font designers and developers Morisawa as an official supporter, the third domestic tier of its sponsorship programme for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in two years' time.
Adverse weather measures introduced by Tokyo 2020 but efforts could increase heat on organisers over budget
Revised start times for competitions are among measures being introduced to minimalise the potential impact of high temperatures on athletes and spectators at Tokyo 2020, but the efforts could increase the heat on the organisers with costs potentially impacting budget.
South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Machida City which will allow their athletes to use training facilities prior to Tokyo 2020.
Tokyo 2020 and key politicians have vowed to increase accessibility and excitement for the Paralympic Games in the build-up to the event.
A law prohibiting ticket scalping looks set to come into force in advance of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games here.
Ottobock to provide technical services to athletes at Tokyo 2020 as relationship with Paralympics continues
Ottobock has been announced as an official supporter of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics with the company set to provide technical services to athletes at the Games.
Bach hails unity of Japanese people and progress of Tokyo 2020 as Coordination Commission visit begins
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach hailed the unity of the Japanese people and the progress of Tokyo 2020 as organisers received a glowing assessment of their preparations for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Two-time Paralympic gold medallist Mary Fisher has today announced her retirement from the sport of swimming to focus on further adventures.
Tokyo 2020 have claimed a growing number of areas across Japan have signed up to a Government initiative to offer them the chance to become host towns for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.