Tokyo 2020 and IOC take important step in Games simplification at 10th IOC Coordination Commission


Today (25 September), the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) held the 10th IOC Coordination Commission.

In today’s meeting, the IOC and Tokyo 2020 reached an agreement on items to be reviewed for simplification.

Following the decision to pursue a policy of simplification, Tokyo 2020 has held numerous discussions over a period of approximately three months with stakeholders including the IOC, the IPC, IFs, NOCs, NPCs, partner companies, and broadcasters. As a result, more than 50 items have been identified for simplification.

As the world works together to overcome our common challenges, Tokyo 2020 will strive to deliver a Games that resonates with people around the globe.