On-Site at the Olympics

The latest news and updates on how the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games are being produced in the midst of the ongoing global pandemic. SportsTravel editor Jason Gewirtz shares his experiences attending the Games, providing a first-person perspective of the protocols and procedures organizers have implemented to produce the Games.

Sports Travel: 2021 Olympics
USOPC Talks Vaccine Mandate for Olympians, Salt Lake Winter Games Bid
USOPC Talks Vaccine Mandate for Olympians, Salt Lake Winter Games Bid
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee officially announced it will mandate full...
The Latest on the Olympics and Paralympic Games
The Latest on the Olympics and Paralympic Games
Get the latest news on the Olympic and Paralympic Games here from the editors of SportsTravel, who...
Strict Protocols Expected in Beijing for 2022 Olympic Winter Games, IOC Says
Strict Protocols Expected in Beijing for 2022 Olympic Winter Games, IOC Says
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, in an open letter published by the IOC, said...
An Olympic Impact on Sports Tourism: The Legacy for U.S. Host Cities
An Olympic Impact on Sports Tourism: The Legacy for U.S. Host Cities
With the Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games having concluded in Tokyo, one of many questions about...
What I Feel Good About
What I Feel Good About
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics will be discussed and debated for years to come — whether they...
IOC Helping People Leave Afghanistan; Bach Says Around 100 Evacuated
IOC Helping People Leave Afghanistan; Bach Says Around 100 Evacuated
The International Olympic Committee has helped around 100 members of the Olympic community leave...
Paralympians Get TV Spotlight of Their Own
Paralympians Get TV Spotlight of Their Own
For years, the Paralympic Games has been one of the pinnacle events for the adaptive sport world,...
Chuck Aoki and Melissa Stockwell Named as Paralympic Flag Bearers
Chuck Aoki and Melissa Stockwell Named as Paralympic Flag Bearers
Wheelchair rugby player Chuck Aoki, a two-time Paralympic medalist, and paratriathlete Melissa...
Spectators Banned from Tokyo Paralympic Games
Spectators Banned from Tokyo Paralympic Games
In a move that has been expected for weeks, spectators will be mostly banned from the upcoming...
IPC President Confident Paralympics Can be Held Safely
IPC President Confident Paralympics Can be Held Safely
With 10 days left until the start of the Paralympic Summer Games in Tokyo, the head of the...