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The Tokyo Olympics Appoint Seiko Hashimoto As Chief

February 18, 2021

The Tokyo Olympics are making a major statement in Japan – they’ve put a woman in charge, right after former chief Yoshiro Mori resigned last week following scrutiny over sexist remarks. Seiko Hashimoto, a former Olympic bronze medalist in speedskating, was appointed as the new president of the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee. Front Office Sports