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Tokyo 2020 Olympic logo design finalists (photos)

TOKYO (AP) — Organizers on Friday unveiled four designs shortlisted to become the official logo of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

The designs were selected from 14,599 entries in a contest open to the public. 103 more words

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Japan unveils final four candidates for Tokyo 2020 Olympics logo | The Japan Times

Hmmmmm….if these are the four finalists out of 15,000 for the Tokyo 2020 emblem design,  my personal pick would be entry “D”.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organizers on Friday unveiled a shortlist of four replacement logos after the original design was scrapped last September amid accusati… 13 more words

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Paralympics: It's Not about Disability, It's About Ability

Rina Akiyama is totally blind in both eyes, but that didn’t stop her from learning how to swim and eventually becoming a champion swimmer.

Hisano Tezuka is deaf, but that didn’t stop her from becoming a skiier, determined to compete at the highest levels in the Deaflympics. 899 more words

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Kelly Slater open to surfing in 2020 Olympics at age 48

Kelly Slater, an 11-time World champion surfer, is not ruling out trying to compete in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics at age 48, should surfing be added to the Olympic program. 268 more words

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The Underground Tunnel at the National Olympic Stadium of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics: Innovation that Hasn't Been Seen Since

In his book, No Bugles No Drums, Olympic track legend, Peter Snell of New Zealand, wrote about an underground tunnel at the National Olympic Stadium, where he competed at the 1964 Olympic Games. 357 more words

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King sets sights on Olympic record at Tokyo 2020

17th March 2016

Mary King has declared her desire to compete at a British record-breaking seventh Olympics at Tokyo 2020, despite missing out on this year’s Rio de Janeiro event. 259 more words

King Sets Sights On Olympic Record At Tokyo 2020

17th March 2016

Mary King has declared her desire to compete at a British record-breaking seventh Olympics at Tokyo 2020, despite missing out on this year’s Rio de Janeiro event. 252 more words

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