Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, precautions must be taken when holding global sporting events, such as the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
There are a number of resources available and readily accessible online for all involved at the Games.
Several Playbooks have been produced by the IOC, IPC and Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee ahead of this summer’s Games.
These Playbooks outline the personal responsibilities which key stakeholders must take to play their role in ensuring a safe and successful Olympic and Paralympic Games.
There are Playbooks available for International Federations, Press, Broadcasters, Athletes & Officials, Marketing Partners, and the Olympic & Paralympic Family.
Information on the measures which will be in place at the Games are outlined on the Tokyo 2020 website here.
Stay up-to-date with the latest news on the Games from the IOC’s website here.
World Sailing has a number of helpful documents available at sailing.org, including:
- General Advice
- Medical Guidelines for Team Coaches
- Medical References
Access these documents here.
The IOC’s Athlete 365 programme, which supports athletes on and off the field of play through relevant advice, services and tools, also has some useful guidance for athletes available here.