Tokyo 2020

7.12.17

How Gymnastics Is Trying To Take Over Parkour And Make It An Olympic Sport

This fight isn't merely about parkour. It's about who controls the new youth-centric sports that are the Olympics' future.

1.12.17

Why Cheerleading Deserves to be Recognised as an Olympic Sport

Last year, cheerleading received provisional recognition as an Olympic sport. As a fierce physical and mental challenge, this was no less than it deserved – and full recognition should follow.

12.9.16

Olympic Taekwondo Champion Jade Jones Would Consider Switch To MMA

Jones, who recently won Wales’ Sports Personality Of The Year award, has been thinking about her future after Tokyo 2020, and MMA is on her radar.

12.2.16

From North Wales To Rio: Talking Taekwondo With Olympian Jade Jones

Having become the UK’s first taekwondo gold medallist at London 2012 before winning once again at Rio, we chat to Jade Jones about her groundbreaking role in British martial arts.

9.15.16

How Olympic Skateboarding Almost Didn't Happen

Working with skateboarders at the Olympics was never a life goal for Gary Ream, but now the president of the International Skateboarding Federation is tasked with helping steward the sport's Olympic debut.

8.18.16

We Asked Skaters How They Feel About Skateboarding Making the 2020 Olympics

"If there's a drug test 95 percent of them won't be able to compete."

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7.21.16

English Heritage Lobby To Have Jousting Included In The Olympics, Claim To Be “Deadly Serious”

Don’t mess with English Heritage, lads, because they are deadly serious about medieval sports.

5.13.16

French Prosecutors Investigating Bribery Claims for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

It might be easier to start keeping track of what global sports operations *aren't* corrupt.

5.8.16

A Skateboard Team Hits the Road to the 2020 Olympics

Should skateboarding be an Olympic sport? You have until August to decide.