OCR World Championships Rescheduled for 2021
Lausanne, Switzerland: OCR Russia and World OCR, the Fédération Internationale de Sports d’Obstacles (FISO), announced today the FISO World Championships, originally scheduled for September 17-20, 2020 has been rescheduled for September 2021 at the Rosa Khutor Ski Resort, the “Switzerland” of Russia, Olympiyaskaya street, 35, Esto sadok.
The FISO OCR World Championships is one of the thousands of events worldwide that either had to reschedule or cancel completely due to Covid-19.
OCR Russia President Mr. Dennis Annikov said that “OCR Russia appreciates the understanding of athletes who had planned on the World Championships this year. Rather than cancelling the event entirely, it will now be held on the original dates this year as a test event for the 2021 World Championships.”
“It has taken many months to put this plan in place and the many organizations and agencies required to put on a safe and enjoyable race support this as the best option in this extraordinary environment.” said World OCR President, Mr. Ian Adamson.”
Rosa Khutor world ski resort, the location of the 2014 Winter Olympics announced that “As the global Coronavirus pandemic unfolds, we are pleased to be able to help athletes by hosting the World Championships test event this year”.