“The Olympic Day is always something we all look forward to in our calendars, and this year it will be even more special than ever. This will be the year of celebrating the power of sport, how sport in general, and triathlon in particular, can help us overcome difficult times no matter where we live and who we are, and how we can help the society to come out of this pandemic stronger and more united than ever”, said World Triathlon President and IOC member, Marisol Casado. “I welcome everyone to join us to celebrate the Olympic Day, remembering our past Olympic experiences and looking forward the Tokyo Games. Stay tuned to our digital channels and feel the Olympic experience with us and our athletes.”
Tune in LIVE at 11am CEST on Tuesday 23 June via this link.
This Olympic Day, 11am CEST on Tuesday 23 June, TriathlonLIVE.tv will host a special World Triathlon Olympic Day Roundtable and provide viewers with the exclusive opportunity to hear directly from Olympic gold medallists Emma Frodeno (AUS), Jan Frodeno (GER), Nicola Spirig (SUI), triple Olympians Helen Jenkins (GBR), Andrea Hewitt (NZL) and Olympians Non Stanford (GBR) and Aaron Royle (AUS), as they reflect on what the Olympics means to them. The Olympic legends will be LIVE on-screen and answering viewer questions.
Olympic Day (June 23) is a celebration of the inspiring moments and values of the Games, uniting the world. This year Olympic Day takes on an even greater meaning – rather than preparing for the Tokyo Olympics in one month, athletes are dealing with a postponed Games. Please join us to unite, stay strong and follow along on TriathlonLIVE.tv to celebrate Olympic Day with some of the sport’s greatest athletes.