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  •   Home > News > Sports >  Subscribe to NZCity's Athletics articles  Athletics
    Tokyo Olympics organisers outline plans to protect Games participants from coronavirus
     24 September 2020
    Tokyo Olympic organisers will require athletes to submit to a COVID-19 test before and upon arrival in Japan and detail where in the country they will travel to as part of proposed measures to protect those at the delayed Games from coronavirus.
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    In the absence of overseas competition due to Covid-19, a series of duels should help New Zealand athletes maintain their edge ahead of the delayed Tokyo Olympics
    23 Sep: In the absence of overseas competition due to Covid-19, a series of duels should help New Zealand athletes maintain their edge ahead of the delayed Tokyo Olympics... more
    A women's shot putting duel looms over summer between athletes at opposite ends of their careers
    23 Sep: A women's shot putting duel looms over summer between athletes at opposite ends of their careers... more
    Lauren Bruce hopes she and fellow hammer thrower Julia Ratcliffe push each other towards the Tokyo Olympics, if they go ahead
    22 Sep: Lauren Bruce hopes she and fellow hammer thrower Julia Ratcliffe push each other towards the Tokyo Olympics, if they go ahead... more
    Some athletes are spoilt for talent
    22 Sep: Some athletes are spoilt for talent... more
    Naomi Osaka says her Kobe Bryant Lakers jersey gave her the strength to win the US Open
    14 Sep: Standing with her US Open trophy in a picture posted to social media, the world top five tennis player wore a shirt emblazoned with the number of one of America's greatest athletes. This is its poignant meaning.... more
    Sir Mo Farah set the first world record of his illustrious career in the Diamond League's one-hour race in Brussels on Friday
    5 Sep: Sir Mo Farah set the first world record of his illustrious career in the Diamond League's one-hour race in Brussels on Friday... more
    Tom Walsh is hoping all of New Zealand's best will be at competition's in Hawke's Bay next month
    27 Aug: Tom Walsh is hoping all of New Zealand's best will be at competition's in Hawke's Bay next month... more
    World 10,000 metres champion Joshua Cheptegei has broken the world 5000 metres record at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco, clocking a stunning 12 minutes 35.36
    15 Aug: World 10,000 metres champion Joshua Cheptegei has broken the world 5000 metres record at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco, clocking a stunning 12 minutes 35.36... more
    Jean Hurring nee Stewart, New Zealand's first Olympic swimming medallist, has died aged 89
    11 Aug: Jean Hurring nee Stewart, New Zealand's first Olympic swimming medallist, has died aged 89... more

     Most Popular Recent Athletics News
     14 Sep: Naomi Osaka says her Kobe Bryant Lakers jersey gave her the strength to win the US Open ++
     22 Sep: Lauren Bruce hopes she and fellow hammer thrower Julia Ratcliffe push each other towards the Tokyo Olympics, if they go ahead ++
     23 Sep: In the absence of overseas competition due to Covid-19, a series of duels should help New Zealand athletes maintain their edge ahead of the delayed Tokyo Olympics ++
     22 Sep: Some athletes are spoilt for talent ++
     05 Sep: Sir Mo Farah set the first world record of his illustrious career in the Diamond League's one-hour race in Brussels on Friday ++
     23 Sep: A women's shot putting duel looms over summer between athletes at opposite ends of their careers ++
     24 Sep: Tokyo Olympics organisers outline plans to protect Games participants from coronavirus +

     Athletics NewsLinks
      29 Sep: Rugby sets border precedent; athletics now hopes to bring top competition down under (Stuff.co.nz)
      24 Sep: Dame valerie adams winds down challenging year, still upbeat about olympic swansong (Stuff.co.nz)
      22 Sep: Lauren bruce hammers national record, shows she's right on track for tokyo olympics (Stuff.co.nz)
      17 Sep: Ex-world athletics chief lamine diack found guilty of corruption and jailed (Stuff.co.nz)
      17 Sep: Former athletics head jailed for corruption (BBCWorld)
      16 Sep: Watch: stay cat darts across 100m finish line during athletics championship in turkey (BBCWorld)
      9 Sep: Caster semenya loses at swiss supreme court over testosterone rules (Stuff.co.nz)
      9 Sep: Athletics: caster semenya loses at swiss supreme court over testosterone rules (NZ Herald)
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