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"A few weeks ago I got a call from Switzerland saying, 'Hey this is cool a cool thing, you can use the logo'," says artist Janne Käpylehto.
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Kuwaiti Olympic power broker Sheikh Ahmad found guilty of forgery
Olympic power broker Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah of Kuwait has been found guilty by a Swiss court of forgery.
Hi-tech repair shop for Paralympians opens in Tokyo
With over 100 specialists staffing the shop, athletes in the Paralympic village can be sure their prosthetics, wheelchairs and other equipment is in mint condition during the Games.
Italy's citizenship law back in focus as multicultural stars triumph
The debate was sparked anew after complaints about the bureaucratic headaches confronting Italian-born athletes who want to compete for their country but lack citizenship.
Climate change could force us to rethink sporting calendars
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Today at the Olympics: French men win gold in handball, volleyball
It's the penultimate day of action at the Tokyo Olympics. Here's a recap of who won what on Saturday.
VR gives kids with disabilities a front row seat to the Olympic Games
While stadia are empty of spectators, Tokyo 2020 is making sure everyone is included in the Olympic experience through virtual reality.
Today at the Olympics: Portugal's Pichardo wins triple jump gold
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Today at the Olympics: Dutch teammates tie for cycling record
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What does it take to time an Olympic event? Short answer: innovation
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It's red hot in Tokyo. Here's how the Olympic athletes are coping
Ice vests, air conditioners, and a whole lot of preparation. We asked the experts how the world's best athletes can beat the heat in Japan
Welcome u-turn as Simone Biles decides to return for gymnastics final
Last week she quit saying poor mental health was affecting her performance. Now she's decided to return.
Today at the Olympics: US gymnastics star Simone Biles is back
Today at the Olympics: US gymnastics star Simone Biles announces comeback; Dutch runner falls and wins 1,500-metre heat.
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Today at the Olympics: Europeans take gold in BMX
Friday sees the start of track and field events at the Tokyo Olympics, with one medal up for grabs today in the men’s 10,000 meters.
Six Polish Olympic swimmers sent home after administrative error
"Imagine dedicating five years of your life and striving for another start at the most important sporting event, giving up your private life and work, sacrificing your family and your dedication results in a total flop."
Brisbane to host the 2032 Olympic Games
The Games will go back to Australia 32 years after the popular 2000 Sydney Olympics.
Tokyo 2020 Olympic beds: Suitable for both sex and saving the planet
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EU pushes for its flag to fly at Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony
EU leaders want Slovenian athletes to bear the EU flag alongside their national flag for the Olympic Games opening ceremony.
First resident of Olympic Village tests positive for COVID
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Olympics chief makes gaffe in first appearance since arrival in Tokyo
Thomas Bach quickly corrected himself after referring to the “Chinese people” rather than “Japanese people.”
European Parliament votes to boycott Beijing Winter Olympics
The European Parliament voted to boycott the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics over continuing allegations of human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims and pro-democracy activists.