Summer competitions in Austria cancelled

Author: Andrea Brandmüller, Published:

The covid-19 pandemic still threatens daily life, not only having a massive impact on economy, but also on private life and sports. That is why the Austrian Ski Association decided to cancel all summer competitions in ski jumping and nordic combined.

The decision was taken on Tuesday by the presidents of the Federation. In order to protect the athletes’ and spectators’ health as well as to decrease the spread of the virus, the following competitions are not going to be held:

  • OPA Alpencup Villach (12.-13.09.20)
  • Continental Cup Stams (19.-20.09.20)
  • SGP Hinzenbach (26.-27-09.20)
  • FIS Cup Villach (03.-04-10.20)

The competitions planned to be taking place after the 4th of October are anticipated to be held according to the measures taken by gouvernment.