Today marks 100 days until the Tokyo Olympics.
New Zealand's top athletes sought psychological support in record numbers last year as Covid-19 disrupted the sporting calendar.
North Korea says it will not take part in the Tokyo Olympics due to coronavirus concerns, dashing South Korean hopes that the Games could be a catalyst to revive peace talks.
Kiwi athletes must be vaccinated for Covid or be kicked out of the Olympics team - that's the view of sports medicine professor Dave Gerrard, who was NZ team doctor at the 1984 and 1988 Games.
The Olympic torch relay starts in Fukushima on Thursday, kicking off a four-month countdown to the summer Games in Tokyo, delayed from 2020 and the first ever organised during a global pandemic.
International spectators will not be allowed to enter Japan for this year's Olympic Games amid public concerns over coronavirus, organisers say.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has told the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that all levels of the Australian government are firmly behind the candidacy of preferred bidder Brisbane to host...
The Tokyo Olympics will go ahead safely from mid-July, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said.
Tokyo 2020 Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori resigned on Friday and again apologised for his sexist remarks that sparked a global outcry, leaving the troubled Olympics searching for a chief five months...
Japan has doubled down on its commitment to host the Tokyo Olympics this year and flatly denied reports of a cancellation.
There is "no Plan B" for the Tokyo Games, says International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach.
Breakdancing, surfing, skateboarding and sports climbing won a spot in the 2024 Paris Olympics when the International Olympic Committee ratified their inclusion, IOC President Thomas Bach said.
Athletes will need to provide a negative COVID-19 test taken less than 72 hours before arriving in Japan for the Olympics.
Paul Snow-Hansen and Dan Willcox have earned selection in the New Zealand team for next year’s Tokyo Olympic Games.
The Olympic Games were due to start this week but have been postponed until next year. In a short series, the Otago Daily Times chats to competitors and coaches about the year ahead. Jeff Cheshire catches up with shot put star Tom Walsh.
With just over a year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, medical experts say the event could pose a grave health risk to the Japanese public.