PEUTTTU: 5-ottelun U17 / U19 MM-kilpailut, Hurghada Egypti
4.10.2020 – 10.10.2020
UIPM tiedote 22.7.2020 / Cancellation of UIPM 2020 U17/U19 World Championships
Dear Presidents, dear Secretaries General!
We write to inform you that the UIPM Executive Board, in agreement with the organizer Egyptian Modern Pentathlon Federation (EMPF), has decided to cancel the following competition: UIPM 2020 U17/U19 World Championships (Oct 4-10, 2020) in Hurghada, Egypt.
UIPM and the EMPF agree that the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions that are still in force in many countries make training and travelling difficult, and in some places prohibited. The risk of contributing to the spread of
the virus cannot be borne by the organizer, nor UIPM. At the same time the UIPM Executive Board has awarded the following competition to Egyptian Modern Pentathlon Federation: UIPM 2021 U17/U19 World Championships in Feb/March, 2021.
The exact date and place of the world championships will be announced after the final discussion with the organizer very soon, in order to find the cost-effective solution for both the participating nations and
We do hope our youth athletes can compete at world championships very soon, hopefully early in the next year, we wish all of them good health and safety until the next time we can all meet!
With my best regards,