As reported today by the press service of the all-Russian sailing Federation, the sailing Federation of the city of Sochi in connection with the threat of the spread of coronavirus took the decision to cancel “the Sochi regatta” (24-30 March).
This regatta, as we know, included the second stage of the Cup of Russia in the Olympic classes and the second stage of the Cup of Russia in a class “Finn”.
The decision was made on the basis of orders of Administrations of Sochi and Krasnodar territory.
All-Russian sailing Federation recalls that the all-Russian competitions under the auspices of the WFTU (including the Championships, Cups and Championships of Russia) are subject to compliance with requirements and recommendations of the Executive authorities of the Russian Federation and of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
The WFTU will continue daily to monitor the situation to protect the health and safety of athletes, coaches, judges and officials, and informing about the updates.