12/03/2020- Member


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Received from FIE 12/3/2020 14.17

Due to the current Covid-19 situation ..It was decided to postpone:

  • The Men’s and Women’s Foil Grand Prix in Anaheim (USA)
  • The Women’s Sabre World Cup in St-Niklaas (BEL)
  • The Men’s Epee World Cup in Buenos Aires (ARG)
  • The Men’s Sabre World Cup and Women’s Epée World Cup in Budapest (HUN)
  • The Junior and Cadet World Championships in Salt Lake City (USA

As a consequence, the zonal qualifying events for the OG must also be postponed since the qualifying competitions of the FIE calendar must take place beforehand.
We are in constant contact with the IOC, which is fully informed of our situation. We are requesting an extension of the qualification period for fencing.”







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