Summer biathlon world Championships may be postponed due to the pandemic Covid-19. The race is scheduled for August 19-23 in Ruhpolding, Germany.
In Germany until August 31 there is a ban on holding mass events. International biathlon Union is discussing several options, including the transfer at a later date.
It is expected that a decision on the competition of the IBU will be announced in may. Earlier it was reported that IBU can change the calendar following the biathlon world Cup.