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A Team USA pentathlete says she’s been shooting laser pistols in her driveway and fencing without a partner while training for the postponed Tokyo Olympics

US pentathlete Samantha Schultz Achterberg, 28, has plans to compete in the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics in 2021, but her training has radically shifted because of the novel coronavirus outbreak. In the pentathlon, Schultz and other competitors take part in five events: fencing, freestyle swimming, equestrian show jumping, laser pistol shooting, […]
A Team USA pentathlete says she’s been shooting laser pistols in her driveway and fencing without a partner while training for the postponed Tokyo Olympics
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The postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has created an unprecedented $10 billion logistical nightmare for advertisers, TV networks, and the Japanese economy

The 2020 Olympic Games has been postponed for one year. Travel restrictions and lockdowns in multiple major cities worldwide caused by the coronavirus pandemic have affected the training schedules of athletes. Pushing the Games into 2021 is an unprecedented peacetime move and causes logistical nightmares for many businesses involved – […]
The postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has created an unprecedented $10 billion logistical nightmare for advertisers, TV networks, and the Japanese economy