Affected by the spread of the epidemic in overseas countries, on March 24, the Japanese government, after the International Olympic Committee President Bach reached an agreement, officially announced that the scheduled tokyo Olympic Games this summer, will be postponed to 2021, no later than next summer. It is also the first time in the history of the modern Olympic movement that the Olympic Games have been postponed.
March 26, according tomedia reports, the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee due to the olympic Games delay caused by ticket sales issues, also responded. As of last year, 5.44 million tickets had been sold (Tokyo Olympics: 4.47 million, Paralympics: 970,000), and those tickets will still be available after the Olympics are postponed until next year. No official stousan signed, either official.
Earlier, according tomedia reports, the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee related sources revealed that if the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games due to the new crown outbreak was canceled, according to the rules will not be sold tickets to refund tickets. It also upsets those who have already bought tickets for the Games, because tickets for the Tokyo Games are not cheap enough to be a big loss to them.
It is understood that the Olympic audience seats are divided from A to E five areas, the most expensive ticket is the opening ceremony A area tickets, the price of 300,000 yen (including tax about 19,000 yuan). At the same time, about half of the tickets cost less than 8,000 yen (about 500 yuan).
According to different items, the ticket price is also different, men’s swimming tickets ticket price range of 5800 yen to 108,000 yen (about 360 yuan to 7,000 yuan), men’s track and field project maximum ticket price of 130,000 yen (about 8,100 yuan), and football, football, Basketball and other games will have a minimum of 2500 yen (about 150 yuan) of low-cost tickets.
In addition, the marathon project because the city was transferred to Sapporo City, the capital of Hokkaido, Japan, the Japanese Olympic Organizing Committee for the willingness to refund the audience, also took the measure of refund. And due to the postponement of the Olympic Games, services at the Olympic ticket store sales point in Tokyo since April have been suspended.