Quarantine and vaccines not essential to contend at Tokyo Olympics

Athletes travelling to Japan for the Tokyo Olympic Video games won’t need to have to quarantine for 14 times on arrival as was to begin with feared, with the Global Olympic Committee athlete playbook indicating athletes will only have to have to ensure a adverse COVID-19 PCR check 72-hrs just before flying to guarantee they can contend. 

This usually means riders can finish the Tour de France in Paris and then travel to Tokyo for the men’s highway race occasion which is scheduled just six days later on Saturday, July 24. This means Tadej Pogačar, Primož Roglič, Geraint Thomas, Greg Van Avermaet and Wout van Aert can all completely concentration on the Tour de France in advance of travelling to Tokyo to battle for gold.