Imperial Family of Japan

HIH Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan Meets With IOC Commission Members.

CPNaurhitoOn Monday, March 4, 2013, His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan, accompanied by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, welcomed the International Olympic Commission and Inspectors to Tokyo.  Japan is bidding for the upcoming 2020 Olympics.

According to ESPN via the Associated Press the Japanese bid organizers “…are hoping to win over the International Olympic Committee after Tokyo failed in its bid for the 2016 Games, which went to Rio de Janeiro.”

Click here for more information about today’s visit.

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