TT Olympic Committee (TTOC) president Brian Lewis has urged all qualified and potential Tokyo 2021 representatives to utilise the additional time provided ahead of the rescheduled Games to inspire themselves and keep focused on their individual athletic goals.

Lewis praises T&T’s athletes

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has said it would have been easier to cancel Tokyo 2020 instead of postponing the Games to next year.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced new guidelines on Thursday that ban athletes from making political, religious and ethnic demonstrations at the upcoming 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Organizers of the postponed Tokyo Games said Wednesday they have agreed with the International Olympic Committee to hold a "simplified" games next summer to ensure safety from the coronavirus and reduce the financial impact of the one-year delay.