Eligible for the intended under-23 tournament in 2020 can still play in Japan at age 24 next year
Postponement means Emma Twigg will likely make her final competitive outing in Japan.
The song claims athletes will be more motivated than ever for Tokyo 2021.
The Kiwi sprinter now has another year to impress cycling selectors.
The Tokyo Olympics had shaped as the shot putter's best chance yet to claim gold.
CEO Kereyn Smith says athletes will be pleased to have some clarity.
This year's Games have been postponed, due to the coronavirus.
The NZ team boss believes athletes have responded admirably to Tokyo postponement.
The start date will be reportedly about a year after the originally scheduled opening.