Gold medallist swimmers Ryan Murphy, Caeleb Dressel, Zach Apple, and Michael Andrew, from the US, carry a flag reading “Thank you Tokyo” after winning the final of the men’s 4x100m medley relay at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on August 1. Photo: AFP
Gold medallist swimmers Ryan Murphy, Caeleb Dressel, Zach Apple, and Michael Andrew, from the US, carry a flag reading “Thank you Tokyo” after winning the final of the men’s 4x100m medley relay at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on August 1. Photo: AFP
David Dodwell
Opinion

Opinion

Inside Out by David Dodwell

Enjoy the Tokyo Olympics – it may be the last of its kind

  • The difficulties of the Tokyo Games have shone a light on the Olympics’ economic model, under threat from rising costs and shrinking profits
  • As climate awareness grows, another serious threat looms: how to justify the carbon costs?

Gold medallist swimmers Ryan Murphy, Caeleb Dressel, Zach Apple, and Michael Andrew, from the US, carry a flag reading “Thank you Tokyo” after winning the final of the men’s 4x100m medley relay at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on August 1. Photo: AFP
Gold medallist swimmers Ryan Murphy, Caeleb Dressel, Zach Apple, and Michael Andrew, from the US, carry a flag reading “Thank you Tokyo” after winning the final of the men’s 4x100m medley relay at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on August 1. Photo: AFP
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