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SYDNEY: Tokyo’s postponed Olympics will go ahead next year regardless of the novel coronavirus pandemic, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice president John Coates said on Monday, vowing they will be the ‘Games that conquered Covid’.
The Olympics have never been cancelled outside of the world wars and Coates, coque iphone xr silicone disney stitch speaking in an coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge d33764 maserati cover logo samsung galaxy s7 case exclusive interview, coque huawei p10 new was adamant that the Tokyo Games will start on their revised date.
“It will take place with or coque the kase iphone xr without Covid. The Games will start on July 23 next year,” said Coates, coque huawei p8 lite 2017 camo who heads the IOC’s Coordination Commission for the Tokyo Games.
“The Games were going coque transparente fine huawei p9 lite to be, their theme, the Reconstruction Games after the devastation of the tsunami,” he said, referring to a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan in 2011. “Now very much these will be the Games that conquered Covid, the light at the end of the tunnel.”
In a landmark decision, the coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge d15764 casper vintage samsung galaxy s7 edge case 2020 Olympics were postponed because of the global march of the pandemic and they are now set to open on July 23, 2021.
But Japan’s borders coque star wars huawei p10 lite are still largely closed to foreign visitors and a vaccine is months or even years away, feeding speculation about whether the Games are feasible at all.
Japanese officials have made clear they would not delay them a second time beyond 2021.
There are signs that public enthusiasm in Japan is waning after a recent poll found just coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge d34484 michael jordan 23 samsung galaxy note 10 plus case one in four huawei p8 lite 2016 coque manga Japanese want them to go ahead next year, with most backing either another postponement or a cancellation.
Coates said the Japanese government ‘haven’t dropped the baton at all’ following the postponement, despite rhinoshield coque transparente iphone xr the ‘monumental task’ of putting the event back a year.
“Before Covid, [IOC president] Thomas Bach said this is the best prepared Games we’ve ever seen, the venues were almost all finished, they are now finished, the village is amazing, all the transport arrangements, everything is fine,” he said. “Now it’s been postponed by one year, that’s presented a monumental task in terms of re securing all the venues. something like 43 hotels we had to get out of those contracts coque riverdale huawei p20 silicone and re negotiate for a year later.
“Sponsorships had to be extended a year, broadcast rights.”
With much of that work underway, or coque huawei p20 lite blackpink accomplished, a task force has been set up coque huawei p9 lite loup to look at the different scenarios in 2021 from how border controls coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge d14764 built ford tough graphic samsung galaxy s10 case will affect the movement of athletes, to whether fans can pack venues and huawei y6 pro 2017 coque 360 how to keep stadiums safe.
The group, comprising Japanese and IOC officials, met for the first time last week.
“Their job now is to look at all the different counter measures that will be required for the Games to take place,” said Coates, the long time president of the Australian Olympic Committee.
“Some countries will have it [Covid] under control, some won’t. We’ll have athletes therefore coming from places coque huawei coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge d34765 michigan wolverines 6 samsung galaxy s9 plus case p20 matelite where it’s under control and some where it is not.
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Tokyo 2020 chief Toshiro Muto repeated last Friday that organisers hoped to avoid the Games without spectators an option that has been mooted given Japan is still limiting audiences at sports events…