In 2021 the Russian Federation as the aggressor country will not be able to conduct a previously scheduled world championship on biathlon. Of the relevant decision is officially announced in the governance of the International biathlon Union (IBU) at the extraordinary meeting of the organization on 8 February 2017.
According to IBU, it said that Russia must write a refusal from the organization and provedniya of the competition in the city of Tyumen, otherwise the international biathlon Union were forced to leave will deprive Russia of this tournament.
“Members of Congress voted against SMEs in order to contribute to the agenda the vote on the abolition of the competitions in biathlon in Tyumen in 2021. However, members of the Executive Board stated in a rigid form the Union of biathletes of the Russian Federation independently to withdraw from the tournament until 24 February 2017. Otherwise the Council without the right of appeal Annuls the right of Russia to organize the world Cup 2021”, – quotes “Диалог.UA” official statement on the online portal IBU.
The new championship will be reported in the organization in 2018, when it is determined with it.
We will remind, earlier “Диалог.UA” informed that more than two hundred were beaconinterval IBU severe punishment of Russia because of the Russian athletes who used doping.