2010 Vancouver Games Leaders Urge City to Tender in 2030

Vancouver, British Columbia (AP) — Leaders of the 2010 Vancouver Olympics are asking the city to participate in the 2030 Winter Olympics. John Furlong, who co-directed the Vancouver bidding... Read more »

China virus moves Olympic conference to Switzerland

Lausanne, Switzerland (AP) —A sports conference for Olympic officials canceled in Beijing due to a virus outbreak has moved to Switzerland. Organizers of the SportAccord conference said on Thursday... Read more »

Virus limits next Tokyo Olympic test event to Japanese only

TOKYO (AP)-A test event scheduled for the Tokyo Olympics later this month will involve non-Japanese athletes due to the spread of the virus from China. Currently, it is limited... Read more »

AP PHOTOS: Snowfall is unstable in Olympic Bidders Sapporo

Sapporo, Japan (AP) — After almost no snow for two months, Sapporo, north of Japan, was overwhelmed by white ones. Earlier this month, after nearly barren months of December... Read more »

Virologist: Tokyo Olympics probably couldn’t be held now

TOKYO (AP) —A respected Japanese virologist said that if the Tokyo Olympics were tomorrow, it would probably not have been possible due to the rapidly spreading virus from Wuhan,... Read more »

Virologist: The Olympics could not be held at this time. Expect in July

TOKYO (AP)-A respected Japanese virologist on Wednesday said that if the Tokyo Olympics were tomorrow, it would probably not be possible due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus from Wuhan,... Read more »

WHO says it’s too early to say if the virus threatens the Olympics

GENEVA (AP) — Despite outbreak of virus from China, World Health Organization top officials said it was too early to say if the Tokyo Olympics were at risk of... Read more »

List of sporting events affected by the outbreak of coronavirus

Athletics The World Indoor Championships in Nanjing from March 13 to 15 has been postponed to March 2021. The Hong Kong Marathon on February 9 has been canceled. The... Read more »

From Engineers to Olympians: Kintelo Can Play Karate in Tokyo

MADRID (AP) —More than five years ago, one of Spain’s most successful karate athletes was devoted to daily work as a practice, graduate, and aviation engineer. Before evening training... Read more »

List of sporting events affected by the outbreak of coronavirus

Athletics The World Indoor Championships in Nanjing from March 13 to 15 has been postponed to March 2021. The Asian Indoor Championships held in Hangzhou from February 12 to... Read more »