Several influential members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have expressed their concern over potential plans to award the 2024 and 2028 Summer Games at the same time.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice president John Coates has warned the Kasumigaseki Country Club, the venue for golf at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, that it must allow women to have full membership or organisers will be forced to find another venue.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has withdrawn the organisation's target which aims for the country to finish in the top five nations at the Summer Olympic Games.
World Karate Federation (WKF) vice president Michael Kassis held a meeting with International Olympic Committee (IOC) counterpart John Coates to discuss the growing impact of the sport in Australia and around the world.
Tokyo 2020 President claims identifying division of roles between different Governments is "largest challenge"
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori admits that they will be unable to finalise their Olympic and Paralympic budgets until the division of roles between different Governments involved in the Games has been identified.
IOC warns Tokyo 2020 their budget risks giving future candidate cities "wrong impression" about Olympic costs
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chair John Coates has warned Tokyo 2020 that their current budget cap of $20 billion (£16 billion/€18.8 billion) risks "giving a bad impression" to cities considering bidding for the Games.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshiro Muto has suggested private sector capital as a means to reduce the cost of venues to be used at the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has thrown his support behind an AUD$50 million (£29.9 million/$37.3 million/€35.2 million) online lottery system aimed at boosting funding for sport and keeping the country competitive on the global stage.
Rowing and canoe sprint to remain at Sea Forest during Tokyo 2020 but volleyball venue decision postponed
Rowing and canoe sprint will remain at the Sea Forest course on Tokyo Bay during the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games but a final decision over the volleyball venue has been postponed until Christmas, it was decided here at a meeting of a Four Party Working Group.
A crunch week for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics has begun here today with a six-hour meeting of a specially convened Working Group assessing potential changes to venues.
Athletes from Oceania will officially be allowed to take part at the Asian Winter Games in Sapporo next year after the Organising Committee for the event approved their participation, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has announced.
Fiona de Jong has resigned as chief executive of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and will officially step down from the role at the end of this year, it was announced today.
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Tokyo 2020 organisers have claimed a report estimating a four-times increase on their initial bid budget is based on misunderstandings over what was originally included in their cost estimation.
Patricipating as guest athletes at next year's Asian Winter Games will help raise the standards of Australian winter sport, officials from the country have claimed.