UWW Executive Committee Agrees to Cancel U23 World Championships
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 14:08 By United World Wrestling Press
CORSIER-SUR-VEVEY, Switzerland (September 15) -- The United World Wrestling executive committee agreed Monday to cancel the U23 Wrestling World Championships originally scheduled for late October in Tampere, Finland.
The executive committee also agreed to keep the international tournaments scheduled on the calendar for November and December, but organizers must implement sanitary conditions that protect the health of all participants. The UWW-provided protocols will be subject to review.
No decision was made about the Senior and Junior Worlds scheduled for Belgrade in mid-December.
Additionally, American Samoa was approved as the host nation for the 2021 Oceania championship and Buenos Aires was approved as the host city for the 2021 approved for the Pan-Am Cadets.