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A celebration of hope

Tokyo Legacy

Tokyo 2020 Golf Olympics rings
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Tokyo 2020 legacy highlights social and environmental benefits created by the Games
Floral arrangements of Mascots of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
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Power to the people: Tokyo 2020 set to replicate the legacy of 1964
Team Japan skateboard park team
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Tokyo 2020 set to match Japan’s first home Games in driving sports participation
Tokyo 1964 Opening Ceremony
Tokyo 1964 Legacy
Tokyo 1964: The Games that brought a nation together
 Fukushima Azuma Stadium
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Tokyo 2020 “Recovery Olympics” give hope to regions affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake
Yoyogi National Gymnasium
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Tokyo 2020’s Olympic venues combine tradition with the future
A General view of Skateboarding Park venue at the Ariake Urban Sports Park
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“I received a baton… to pass on to the next generation” says Tokyo 2020 pictograms designer

About the IOC

IOC principles

A phoenix is suspended over the Olympic Cauldron at the Closing ceremony at London 2012
The IOC is at the very heart of world sport, supporting every Olympic Movement stakeholder, promoting Olympism worldwide, and overseeing the regular celebration of the Olympic Games. The IOC is also committed to promoting sport in society, strengthening the integrity of sport and supporting clean athletes and other sports organisations.
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The IOC as an organisation

Established in on 23 June 1894, the International Olympic Committee is a not-for-profit independent international organisation. Based in Lausanne, Switzerland, the Olympic Capital, it is entirely privately funded and distributes 90 per cent of its revenues to the wider sporting movement, for the development of sport and athletes at all levels.
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