The sprint race in Quebec city (Canada), scheduled for March 14-15, cancelled due to the threat of the spread of coronavirus, the press service of the International ski Federation. Previously from participation in competition have refused Norway, Sweden, Finland, great Britain, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany and the United States.
Daily Skier reports that the national teams of Russia and Slovenia was ready to act, but FIS has decided to cancel the event.
Thus, the world Cup ski races completed ahead of schedule. The owner of the “Big crystal globe” became the Norwegian Therese Johaug and Russian Alexander Bolshunov. They became the best in competition racing remote.
In the sprints classification was won by the Swede Lynn Swann and Norwegian Johannes Hasflat of Cleba.
Flash COVID-19 was recorded in China in the end of last year. According to recent reports, he died more than 4.5 thousand people. The number of infected has recovered more than 66 thousand