The Japan Federation held a board meeting in Tokyo on the 19th. At the Tokyo Olympics [Olympics] shaken by the spread of the new coronavirus, three men and women will be offered a marathon. Mitsuru Oogami  mentioned for the first time the treatment of the representatives in case of postponement. "I haven't talked about it yet, but it's up to the idea of the strengthening department," he declined.
The postponement theory has been set for one and two years. "I don't think there will be a problem for one year [as it is]. The big power map will remain the same. In the case of two years, it will be a difficult place. Is it necessary to verify it? " He acknowledged the possibility of testing his current strength in some way, such as a race or time, while admitting some priority.