POSTED: September 4th 2013
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Naoki Inose Comments on Tokyo 2020 Olympic Bid after Arrival in Buenos Aires

 Naoki Inose, Governor of Tokyo and Chairman of Tokyo 2020, running by the Puerto Madero marina along the Rio de la Plata river following his arrival in Buenos Aires / Tokyo 2020
Naoki Inose, Governor of Tokyo and Chairman of Tokyo 2020, running by the Puerto Madero marina along the Rio de la Plata river following his arrival in Buenos Aires / Tokyo 2020

MARISSA FLANDERS / Sports Features Communications

(SFC) Governor of Tokyo, and Chairman of Tokyo 2020, Naoki Inose, who has arrived in Buenos Aires for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Host City for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games election.

Naoki Inose made some comments after he completed a run in Buenos Aires, he stated, "I feel like I have been running since last January, with Buenos Aires the location of the finish line!  Our preparations for presenting to the members of the International Olympic Committee are going very well.  We are working hard and focused on our goal.”

"Our Bid is completely united, one 'Team Japan' with Prime Minister Abe.  The overwhelming support from the Japanese people has given us even greater determination to do our very best to win,” he expressed. 

He went on to explain, "We are the safe pair of hands, one of the world’s safest cities and we have a substantial Games Hosting Fund of US$4.5 billion already in the bank."


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