ANOC stated its Government Council had determined to not stage the occasion as deliberate subsequent 12 months “to alleviate stress on the Nationwide Olympic Committees (NOCs) and guarantee they will give attention to getting ready their athletes for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Video games and Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Video games”.
The bidding course of for the occasion, which had been opened alongside the 2023 version in January, has additionally been pushed again to 2021, insidethegames reported.
Members of the Government Council from the Americas shall be hoping the 2023 occasion doesn’t conflict with the Pan American Video games in Santiago, resulting from run from October 20 to November 5.
The 2023 World Seashore Video games will successfully change the 2021 version, and the postponement might immediate the umbrella physique to take a look at staging the occasion on a quadrennial foundation as an alternative of each two years.
The inaugural Video games have been held in Doha, which stepped in to host after the occasion was relocated from San Diego as a result of native organizers have been unable to boost the mandatory cash to fund it, in October 2019.
It had been broadly anticipated that there wouldn’t be an ANOC World Seashore Video games in 2021 after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been postponed by a 12 months in response to the COVID-19 disaster.
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