Paris 2024 have encouraged young people to become involved in their Olympic and Paralympic Week as part of a drive boost their level activity.
The Para-cycling Track World Championships will return to Rio de Janeiro in both 2021 and 2024 as the International Cycling Union (UCI) Management Committee approved the hosts of several events.
A sumo tournament is set to be organised in between this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games as part of the Tokyo 2020 Nippon Festival.
Rio 2016 gold medallists Brazil were held to a 1-1 draw by hosts Colombia as the final stage of the South American Football Confederation Pre-Olympic Tournament began.
Hosts United States thrashed Costa Rica 6-0 to win Group A at the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Football Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe has sought to allay fears over the impact of the coronavirus on this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games as Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike promised to implement "thorough measures" in the lead-up to the event.
South Korea crushed Myanmar as the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women's Olympic Qualifying final tournament began in Seogwipo and Sydney.
World record holders Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei have both been named in an all-star Kenyan line-up for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic marathons.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has released a document called "Beat the Heat" in a bid to prepare athletes for high temperatures.
Chinese athletes preparing for Tokyo 2020 have been forced to train in isolation due to the coronavirus crisis.
Olympic hosts Japan will square off against the reigning world champions in the men's and women's volleyball tournaments at Tokyo 2020, after the pool stage draw was confirmed.
The Ariake Arena - a major new venue built for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics - was officially inaugurated today.
Canada and Mexico both recorded thumping victories to book their places in the semi-finals of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Football Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.
Tokyo 2020 have confirmed details of planned displays for the Olympic flame, which will complement the Torch Relay in the build-up to the Games.
The United States thrashed Panama 8-0 and Costa Rica beat Haiti 2-0 as both teams booked a place in the semi-finals of the Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.