The hurdles Tokyo Olympics needs to clear

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Committee stays hopeful
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Committee stays hopeful

The CEO of Tokyo Olympics' organizing committee Toshiro Muto spoke about the need to take "countermeasures" against the virus in lieu of the games next year. But what will these measures be?

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Games without fans?
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Games without fans?

While there has been talk that next year's games Tokyo Olympics could happen without fans, nothing has been confirmed yet, as it is not what the IOC wants.

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Obstacle course
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Obstacle course

The postponed games have now been scheduled for 23rd July, 2021. And with 14 months go to, its still uncertain how the games will be held amid a pandemic and with travel restrictions in place.

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No easy feat
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No easy feat

Its not just for the fans, but for the 11,000 athletes and 4,400 paralympics who will be facing restrictions. Staff members, technical officials, broadcasters and other media will be face issues in covering the massive event.

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One vaccine to save it all
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One vaccine to save it all

The question still remains- will a vaccine be ready by the time olympics are near? And should young, healthy athletes be a priority?

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