Japanese Olympic delegates learn from Sheffield expertise
Sheffield helped shape the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games by sharing expertise with Japanese visitors.
Delegates from the city of Kawasaki, which will host Team GB’s pre-games training camp in four years, visited the Olympic Legacy Park and other sport and health sites on Monday.
They met staff involved in the city’s successful ‘Lighting the Flame for Sport’ strategy for the 2012 London games.
Olympic Legacy Park project leader David Hobson said: “It was an honour to welcome the delegation from Kawasaki to Sheffield.
“As an official 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games host town, Kawasaki is... read more
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