Paralympics: Olympic apportion Marukawa to revisit Rio

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18:48 2 Sep 2016

TOKYO, Sept. 2, Kyodo

Tamayo Marukawa, Japan’s apportion in assign of a 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, pronounced Friday she will revisit Rio de Janeiro for about a week during a Paralympics that gets underneath approach there subsequent Wednesday.

Marukawa pronounced she skeleton to attend a Paralympic opening rite and revisit a athletes’ encampment as good as venues for competitions such as judo, swimming and boccia, a round competition for athletes with disabilities.

The Paralympics will need “different forms of support compared with a Olympics,” she said. “I wish to check a government and a internal conditions as most as probable so that we can request them to a preparations.”

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