Six Team GB athletes in isolation in Tokyo as Covid hits the Olympics

The British Olympic Association has confirmed that six athletes and two staff members of the athletics team have been identified as close contacts of an individual who tested positive for Covid-19 on their inbound flight earlier this week.

‘This is disappointing news for the athletes and staff, but we absolutely respect the protocols in place,’ said Team GB’s chef de mission Mark England.

‘We will offer them every support during this period and we are hopeful that they will be able resume training again soon.’

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