2020 UCI BMX Freestyle Park and Flatland World Cup: postponement of stop one in Hiroshima, Japan

Mar 12, 2020, 13:31 PM

Following the decision of the Hiroshima Prefecture in relation to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) must announce that the opening round of the UCI BMX Freestyle and Flatland World Cup, part of the 2020 FISE World Series, in Hiroshima, Japan – initially scheduled from 3 to 5 April – has to be postponed.

The UCI fully supports the decision taken by the Japanese authorities and reiterates that its primary concern across all its disciplines and events remains the safety of athletes, teams and all parties involved.

The new date of the competitions will be announced later in consultation with the Japanese authorities and the series organiser Hurricane.