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Tokyo 2020: The Olympic Heat Wave RiskYanai Yumiko

If recent weather trends continue, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are likely to take place in the middle of a heat wave. Yanai Yumiko, a sports writer who has covered events around the world, considers the impact the intense heat is likely to have on the athletes.

Bringing the Games Back to Japan

On September 7, the IOC will decide which city will host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and Tokyo is a strong contender. We asked Takeda Tsunekazu, president of the Tokyo Olympic bid, to share his thoughts on the prospects for a second Tokyo Games and on sports as a human pursuit.

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