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# tokyo 2021

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# Swimming
Olympic dream back on for Ellen Walshe after Swim Ireland decision
The Irish swimmer is eligible to be nominated by Swim Ireland to the Olympic Federation of Ireland for the Tokyo Games.
# Vote
Taking a knee and other forms of athlete protest to be banned at Tokyo Olympics
The IOC has approved a recommendation from its own Athletes’ Commission to curtail the right to protest on the field of play.
# decision made
Organisers confirm no overseas spectators at Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics
The decision comes due to continuing uncertainty amid the coronavirus pandemic.
# Olympic Dream
'There's no reason why I can't come home from Tokyo with a gold medal'
Irish taekwondo athlete Jack Woolley has already written history, but he’s eyeing more – and the biggest prize in the world.
# tokyo 2021
Poll: Should the Olympics be postponed again?
There are concerns the Olympic Games may not go ahead this year in Tokyo given the situation in many countries due to Covid-19.
# PlayBook
No singing or chanting as Olympic Covid-19 measures outlined
All visitors to Tokyo will be required to present proof of a recent negative test upon arrival, but vaccination will not be a condition of entry.
# Boxing
'I need to keep doing things for my own head, for my mental state of mind'
Kellie Harrington is ‘training like an animal’ as she targets an Olympic spot next year.
# danger
Irish sprinter Brian Gregan on how his Olympic dream became an unhealthy obsession
The experienced 400m sprinter missed out narrowly on reaching the 2012 and 2016 Games.
# choppy
Ryan happy to be back in the water after family's Covid battle in States
‘I had to sit here by myself, worrying my butt off about them making it through, that they were okay.’