The Tokyo Olympics will include surfing, skateboarding, climbing, karate, baseball, and softball

The Tokyo Olympics will include surfing, skateboarding, climbing, karate, baseball, and softball

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The next summer Olympics, coming to Tokyo in 2020, will invite athletes to compete for medals in six sports just added to the lineup: surfing, skateboarding, karate, climbing, men’s baseball, and women’s softball. (The latter two were Olympic sports until Beijing 2008.) The decisions, announced today (Aug. 3) in Rio by the International Olympic Committee,…

via The Tokyo Olympics will include surfing, skateboarding, climbing, karate, baseball, and softball — Quartz

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