Following the directives of the Austrian Federal Government, the Austria Ski Federation/OESV is obliged not to stage in the near future scheduled great international events and accordingly has decided to cancel the following competitions.
Such cancellation refers to the FIS Masters World Criterium 2020 at Hochkar/Lower Austria scheduled from March 23rdto 28th, the FIS Snowboard/Freestyle Junior World Championships 2020 in Lachtal/Styria from March 27th to April 1st, the FIS European Cup Finals from March 16th to 22nd in Saalbach/Salzburg and Reiteralm/Styria as well as the FIS European Cup events Skicross on March 28th/29th and Snowboardcross on March 14th/15th also Reiteralm/Styria and the OPA Cup Finals Ski Jumping/Nordic Combined in Eisenerz/Styria from March 13th to 15th.
With this measure, OESV follows the valid guidelines and is convinced to also act in the sense of sports and public health. All other national and international competitions can be staged as planned, for the time being, provided updated guidelines.
The OESV will further evaluate upcoming leisure sports and youth events and cancel these also if they do not meet the valid directives.
Release courtesy of Austrian Ski Federation