That omicron variant began to influence the world of professional sports and especially cycling competition. Organization of Back to San Juan emphasized that in view of the health situation in the world, regions, countries and provinces decide suspension of the race in its international character, opening up the possibility to do so with a local team.
“Next week we will evaluate whether a local edition can be made. Starting today, in large-scale events being held, we will be doing health passes. We are concerned about the situation, but we are equippedSan Juan Sports Secretary Jorge Chica said at a press conference.
The competition organizer will continue to analyze the implementation of the competition by national squad who have followed the gaucho cycling calendar, with health protocols and prioritizing the necessary care so that the event is safe. This will be the second time who canceled the race due to the pandemic.
“We will work tirelessly to do the San Juan Tour with a local team following all standards”, concluded the San Juan Sports Secretary.
Asian calendar is also intermittent
Currently, there have been two races that have announced their intention to postpone their initial programme. That Langkawi Tourism he had scheduled his tests for the last days of January and the first of February. In particular, it will be held from January 30 to February 6. Now the organization is looking for different date on the calendar. The new plan is to hold the competition from March 3 to 10.
On the other hand, Taiwan Tower indicates to the team that has requested an invitation that the test will take place from August 28 to September 1, the period in which it should be pandemic it should be much more controlled. The organization itself announced the change, so it will be official on the website soon International Cycling Union.