Russian cyclist CCC Ilnur Zakarin said that his first race after the resumption of the season will be the “Tour of Poland”, which will be held from 5 to 9 August.
“I plan on training camp in Livigno from 9 to 30 July, then “Tour of Poland”, again fees and then the “Tour de France”.
On the world Cup don’t know yet, will try to perform well on the “Tour of Poland” and “Tour de France”, and then, if you put me in the squad for the world Cup, I will try to prepare for it, too,” said Zakarin.
The head of the national Olympic Committee of Australia, John Coates, has called for the renewal of Queensland’s bid to host the 2032 summer Olympics.
Australia’s bid campaign was suspended in may due to the coronavirus pandemic.
“There is a need for jobs and growth in the Queensland economy due to the impact of COVID-19.
State authorities have recognized the potential of the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic games. The Olympics can be a crucial step towards the state’s economic recovery in the short term, ” Coates said.
The international Cycling Union has published a safety Protocol for racing in the context of the coronavirus pandemic
The international Cycling Union (UCI) has published a safety Protocol for racing in the context of a coronavirus pandemic.
Athletes must keep their distance from each other, from other peloton participants and spectators. Each team, including staff and doctors, must organize its own “bubble”.
During the race, “peloton bubbles” will be formed to maintain distance with the audience, media representatives and other participants of the event.
Also, teams should be required to arrange testing for coronavirus and to observe the principle of “bubble” when staying in hotels and while traveling.
During the race, athletes will follow the Protocol of daily medical supervision. In case of suspicion of a coronavirus in any of the participants of the race, the measures in force on the territory of the country where the competition is held will be applied.
The first race under the auspices of the organization will be held on August 1 in Italy – it will be a one-day “Strade Bianche”.