from: BBC News UK Sport has introduced official pregnancy guidance for Olympic and Paralympic athletes and their sports for the first time.
Vaccinated athletes will not have to quarantine, but competitors will still face strict rules and could be expelled for breaking them. From: New York Times
Athletes at the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics who are not fully vaccinated will have to serve a 21-day quarantine on arrival in Beijing. from: BBC News
As the Paralympics get under way, athletes reflect on how much more inclusive the Games have become. from: BBC News
Afghan women footballers and athletes evacuated by the Australian government following Fifa and Fifpro pleas. from: BBC News
The announcement, made by Mayor Bill de Blasio, could set the stage for broader mandates for the city’s roughly 1 million public school students later this year. From: New York Times
From the Blade Jumper to the dancing star and the Tik Tok influencer, meet some of the global athletes hoping to make an impact at the Tokyo Paralympics. from: BBC News
Norway’s Olympic champion hurdler Karsten Warholm believes carbon-technology shoes are hurting credibility of athletes.
From the ‘Weirwolf’ to a potential swimming star, who are some of the Great Britain athletes hoping to shine at the Tokyo Paralympics?
Afghanistan’s two Paralympic athletes are stropped from competing at the Tokyo Games because of unrest in the country. from: BBC News
There’s been a spate of content with incorrect claims around some of the competitors in Tokyo. from: BBC News
This Games are one of the warmest on record, with many athletes complaining about the high temperatures. from: BBC News
Australian athletes damaged beds in their Olympic village hotel rooms and put a hole in a wall before leaving, the country’s Olympic committee says. from: BBC News
To ua-nationalists online, losing an Olympic medal is akin to being “unpatriotic”, experts say. from: BBC News
Two Georgian silver medallists are told to leave the Olympic Games for taking a sightseeing trip in Tokyo. from: BBC News
GB skateboarder Sky Brown is 13 years old, but there have been even younger in the history of the Games. from: BBC News
There were early gold medals for China, Iran and South Korea on a sweltering opening day of the Tokyo Olympic Games. from: BBC News
from: BBC News There has been little effort to protect athletes or track concussion problems, an MPs’ inquiry says.