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# tokyo-2021 - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Olympic dream back on for Ellen Walshe after Swim Ireland decision
# Swimming
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# Swimming

Olympic dream back on for Ellen Walshe after Swim Ireland decision

Jul 1st 2021, 1:37 PM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

The Irish swimmer is eligible to be nominated by Swim Ireland to the Olympic Federation of Ireland for the Tokyo Games.

# tokyo-2021 - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Taking a knee and other forms of athlete protest to be banned at Tokyo Olympics
# Vote
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# Vote

Taking a knee and other forms of athlete protest to be banned at Tokyo Olympics

Apr 21st 2021, 7:15 PM 2,450 Views 4 Comments

The IOC has approved a recommendation from its own Athletes’ Commission to curtail the right to protest on the field of play.

# tokyo-2021 - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Organisers confirm no overseas spectators at Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics
# Decision Made
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# Decision Made

Organisers confirm no overseas spectators at Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics

Mar 20th 2021, 12:05 PM 1,549 Views 0 Comments

The decision comes due to continuing uncertainty amid the coronavirus pandemic.

# tokyo-2021 - Thursday 18 March, 2021

'There's no reason why I can't come home from Tokyo with a gold medal'
# Olympic Dream
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# Olympic Dream

'There's no reason why I can't come home from Tokyo with a gold medal'

Mar 18th 2021, 3:36 PM 2,918 Views 2 Comments

Irish taekwondo athlete Jack Woolley has already written history, but he’s eyeing more – and the biggest prize in the world.

# tokyo-2021 - Thursday 4 February, 2021

Poll: Should the Olympics be postponed again?
# Tokyo 2021
# Tokyo 2021

Poll: Should the Olympics be postponed again?

Feb 4th 2021, 8:53 AM 28,037 Views 40 Comments

There are concerns the Olympic Games may not go ahead this year in Tokyo given the situation in many countries due to Covid-19.

# tokyo-2021 - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

No singing or chanting as Olympic Covid-19 measures outlined
# PlayBook
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# PlayBook

No singing or chanting as Olympic Covid-19 measures outlined

Feb 3rd 2021, 10:50 AM 2,939 Views 0 Comments

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.

# tokyo-2021 - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

'I need to keep doing things for my own head, for my mental state of mind'
# Boxing
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# Boxing

'I need to keep doing things for my own head, for my mental state of mind'

Aug 25th 2020, 8:00 AM 18,058 Views 5 Comments

Kellie Harrington is ‘training like an animal’ as she targets an Olympic spot next year.

Irish sprinter Brian Gregan on how his Olympic dream became an unhealthy obsession
# Danger
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# Danger

Irish sprinter Brian Gregan on how his Olympic dream became an unhealthy obsession

Aug 25th 2020, 6:30 AM 6,019 Views 2 Comments

The experienced 400m sprinter missed out narrowly on reaching the 2012 and 2016 Games.

# tokyo-2021 - Friday 24 July, 2020

Ryan happy to be back in the water after family's Covid battle in States
# Choppy
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# Choppy

Ryan happy to be back in the water after family's Covid battle in States

Updated Jul 24th 2020, 8:35 AM 30,070 Views 2 Comments

‘I had to sit here by myself, worrying my butt off about them making it through, that they were okay.’