The festival is a five-time Olympic champion Martin Fourcade cancelled due to pandemic coronavirus. The competition was to be held on 29 and 30 August in France.
“The health of the athletes, spectators and volunteers is our priority, and due to recent decisions announced by the government of France to combat the pandemic COVID-19, we will not be able to meet in Annecy on 29 and 30 August 2020.
We look forward to meeting you in 2021 to enjoy the sport that we love so much, and see the best skiers and biathletes of the world”, – is spoken on the page of the festival to Instagram.
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