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Tokyo Olympics, some athletes do not participate = NZ Olympics committee top | Reuters

New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) head Kalein Smith said yesterday that some athletes in the country may not participate in the Tokyo Olympics due to health concerns associated with the new coronavirus epidemic. .. Radio New Zealand reported. The photo is the logo of the Tokyo Olympics. Taken on the 22nd in Tokyo (2021 Reuters / Issei Kato)

[Sydney, 27th Reuters]–Kelein Smith, head of the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC), will not participate in the Tokyo Olympics on the 27th due to health concerns associated with the new coronavirus epidemic. He said there was a possibility. Radio New Zealand reported.

Smith says the NZOC is planning to host the Olympics, but each member of the delegation, which is expected to have around 450 people, including more than 200 athletes, needs to decide whether they want to move to Tokyo. Pointed out that will come out. “Many people have to think about their position. Does it fit their lives? Do they feel safe? Does it reassure their families? That’s a big responsibility,” he said.

We asked the NZOC for comment, but have not received a response so far.

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