Tag: Tokyo Games

Editorial: Rio Olympics are NZ’s most successful but are funding priorities right?

The Rio de Janeiro Olympics are history and the clock is ticking down towards the next such sporting extravaganza, the Tokyo Games in 2020. Rio’s olympic cauldron is barely even cool and achievements at its venues are still fresh in the minds of millions of people. But attention will already be turning towards Japan. New Zealand’s athletes and officials will be thinking…