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The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are underway. From what citizens of Japan think about the Games to COVID-19 safety measures, we answer your questions. (Hiro Komae/The Associated Press - image credit)
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are underway. From what citizens of Japan think about the Games to COVID-19 safety measures, we answer your questions. (Hiro Komae/The Associated Press - image credit)

Organizing one of the world's largest sporting events amid a global pandemic was always going to mean the Tokyo Olympics would be unprecedented.

Rising COVID-19 infections, layers of safety protocols, high heat and protests are some of the many challenges of these Games, which officially kick off Friday with the opening ceremony.

So, how are those working behind the scenes keeping things on track? And what does it actually look like on the ground in Tokyo?

From vaccination rates in Japan to condoms distributed to athletes in the Olympic Village, CBC's Thomas Daigle answers your questions on just about anything Olympics-related in the video above.

Hiro Komae/The Associated Press
Hiro Komae/The Associated Press
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