Tokyo 2020; Update venues after 3rd Coordination Commision visit

The IOC Coordination Commision visited Tokyo this week for the third time. A summary of the results of this visit:

  • Rowing and canoe sprint will remain at the Sea Forest course (Tokyo Bay).
  • Venues were proposed for the five new sports. (read more about these sports)
  • The volleyball venue is exected to be finalised soon.
  • Swimming remains at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium. The capacity will be reduced to 15,000 spectators.
  • The Venue Masterplan will be finalised soon.


Source / Read more: In the wake of Rio’s “marvellous games”, Tokyo makes strong strides towards 2020 [IOC]