Jamaican sprinter, Yohan Blake, has revealed his anti-Coronavirus vaccine stance, claiming he would relatively miss the Tokyo 2020 Olympics than get the jab.
Blake gained silver within the 100m and 200m at London 2012 and gold within the 100m relay in 2012 and Rio 2016.
The 31-year-old made the feedback after organisers in Japan unveiled their plans to make sure athletes’ safety with beefed up well being protocols.
However Blake informed the Jamaican Gleaner, “My thoughts nonetheless stays robust, I don’t need the vaccine.
“I’d relatively miss the Olympics than take the vaccine.
“I don’t wish to get into it proper now, however I’ve my causes.”
Organisers have introduced athletes is not going to should be vaccinated to compete in Tokyo. However non-compliance with the obligatory security protocols will see them booted out from the competitors.
I gained’t take COVID-19 vaccine, I’d relatively miss Olympics – Blake