According to reports, the Japan Association of Athletics Federations (JAAF) has submitted a bid to host the 2025 World Athletics Championships. According to Kyodo News, a Japanese news agency, Tokyo is one of the candidates to host the World Athletics Championships. They intend to take it on after this summer’s successful Olympic and Paralympic Games.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe told the JAAF last year that Tokyo would like to host the World Championships in four years. He hinted that international competitions might be held in the city in the future.
‘I’ve seen a stadium that will be a suitable venue for future World Track and Field Championships.’ According to Insidethegames, he said last October, “It is our ambition, with the support of the municipalities and local federations, to return to this great city as soon as possible.” a business report In March 2022, World Athletics is expected to select a candidate. Earlier this year, the National Stadium in Tokyo was set to be converted into a football stadium. However, it is now more than likely that it will remain a multi-sports facility.
The World Athletics Championships were last held in Japan in 2007, in Osaka. In 1991, Tokyo hosted the Worlds.
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