2020 Olympics postponed to 2021

As expected.

Plan is to host in 2021, but not later than summer 2021.

The postponement of the Olympic Games will also have several repercussions on the FIG rules, especially those of the Gymnastics disciplines.

The FIG will take the time to assess all the implications resulting from this postponement and will carefully review what adjustments or modifications should be made.

Athletes’ interest and safety will lie at the centre at any decision.


Originally scheduled to be held from 24 July-9 August 2020, the Games have been moved to next year due to the developing global situation in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. However, they will retain the Tokyo 2020 name. …

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Rick Mc

Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

One thought on “2020 Olympics postponed to 2021”

  1. Would have showed more guts if they just cancelled it. All this blabla about training time would have gone out the window if they had to pick between less training time and no Oly until 2024.


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