The organizers of the Olympic games 2020, which will be held in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020, and plan to do the medals for the competitions of old electronic devices.
As reported by Sports Illustrated, the awards will be made from bronze, gold and silver are extracted from discarded smartphones, digital cameras and laptops.
So the Olympic Committee will support the initiative of the Japanese government for the recycling of electrical waste and equipment.
According to the organizers, they expect to collect enough old equipment to 31 March. They need 2,700 kg of bronze, 4,100 kg of silver and 30.3 kg of gold. The devices are broken apart, and of which the alloy of the coin.
Wrote Znaia the authorities of Japan intend to move to summer time at the time of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The final decision will be made soon.
This decision was made in connection with the anomalous heat, which this summer in Japan killed over 120 people. It is noted that the citizens of Tokyo against any temporary changes.
It was also proposed to transfer the Olympic games in the fall (October), but the head of the organizing Committee for the Olympic games Yoichiro Mori refused from this idea.
Summer Olympic games-2020 will be held in Tokyo
Recall, Ukraine has won the first license for the Summer Olympic games-2020, which will be held in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August.
The first license for the Games in 2020 was won by the Ukrainian Pavel korostylev in shooting.
Korostylev has stopped in a step from medals of the world championship in shooting from a pneumatic pistol, 10 m. korostylev with a 7-m result made it to the final eight, but the whole finale was steadily in the top 5 and eventually finished fourth.
This brought Ukraine the first pass on the Olympics because the license gets the best four in Olympic disciplines at world Championships.
Recall, the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee added 15 new courses in the program of the Games in Tokyo. This is the official website of the IOC.
800 m swimming men
1500 m swimming in women
mixed 4x100m relay in swimming
4×100 mixed relay in athletics
basketball 3×3 men and women
BMX freestyle in men and women
Madison in men’s and women’s Cycling
team tournament in fencing, men and women
mixed pair in table tennis
mixed relay in triathlon
The number of representatives at the Olympic games has lost the most athletes, which is 105 less in Tokyo than in Rio de Janeiro, weightlifters, and wrestlers will be less than 64 and 56 representatives respectively.
As reported by the portal Znayu Japan is ready for drastic steps for the 2020 Olympics.