The 2021 world athletics championships will be shifted to 2022. The championship was originally scheduled to held in Eugene, Oregon from August 6-15, 2021. The announcement came immediately after the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic will now take place on July 23-August 8, 2021.
The athletics federation also talking to the organisers of the 2022 European Athletics Championships, which are due to take place in Munich on August 11-21. The World Athletics also in discussions with the Commonwealth Games Federation and the European Championships, as both of the events are due to be held in 2022.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- The headquarters of World Athletics is located in Monaco.
- President of World Athletics: Sebastian Coe.