Named the date of completion of selection for the Olympics

because of the pandemic coronavirus Game was postponed from 2020 to 2021. The qualification period will end on June 29 next year. On 5 July, the final lists of athletes who will travel to Tokyo.

Photo: AP Photo/Jae C. Hong terms of holding the Olympics in Tokyo in 2021

– We hope to complete the adaptation of the qualification system by the middle of April. The pandemic is impossible to call the exact timing and locations of the qualifying competitions, – said in a statement the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

it Also became known that the Federation can allocate quotas according to the original plans. Currently identified 57 percent of the licenses for the Olympic games in Tokyo. In total, they will involve 11,000 athletes.