Security officers guard next to the Olympic Rings monument during an anti-Olympics rally outside the Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) headquarters near the National Stadium in Tokyo in June. Photo: Reuters   Security officers guard next to the Olympic Rings monument during an anti-Olympics rally outside the Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) headquarters near the National Stadium in Tokyo in June. Photo: Reuters
Security officers guard next to the Olympic Rings monument during an anti-Olympics rally outside the Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) headquarters near the National Stadium in Tokyo in June. Photo: Reuters

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: 10,000 spectator cap mulled for sports events as trial run for Games

  • Limits of up to 10,000 spectators or 50 per cent of a venue’s capacity to be considered after state of emergency ends on June 20, says local media
  • Medical staff fear crowds would impact the strict national Covid-19 efforts as only 5 per cent of Japanese population is vaccinated

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Security officers guard next to the Olympic Rings monument during an anti-Olympics rally outside the Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) headquarters near the National Stadium in Tokyo in June. Photo: Reuters   Security officers guard next to the Olympic Rings monument during an anti-Olympics rally outside the Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) headquarters near the National Stadium in Tokyo in June. Photo: Reuters
Security officers guard next to the Olympic Rings monument during an anti-Olympics rally outside the Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) headquarters near the National Stadium in Tokyo in June. Photo: Reuters
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