Ready Steady Tokio Sailing 2019
Ready Steady Tokio Sailing 2019. ©PEDRO MARTINEZ/SAILING ENERGY/WORLD SAILING 17 August, 2019.

Tokyo 2020


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.

Click here to access the Playbooks

Tokyo 2020

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

World Sailing has a number of helpful documents available at, including:

  • General Advice
  • Medical Guidelines for Team Coaches
  • Medical References

Access these documents here.

Athlete 365

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.