Official statement of the Organizing Committee of the Biathlon World Cup in Nové Město na Moravě: Vysočina Arena closed for spectators
On Monday at 9 AM the Czech national security council decided to close the seventh round of the BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon in Nové Město na Moravě for spectators.
„We fully respect this decision. Therefore, we encourage and ask all fans not to arrive to the Vysočina Arena. We are still waiting for the official statement of the Czech Government.
After negotiations with the national authorities concerned, we shall announce by April 20, 2020 (or according to the Czech law within 90 days at the latest) the mechanism by which the entry fee will be refunded or whether it will be possible to exchange it for World Cup tickets in the Vysočina Arena in 2021.”
Chairman of the Organizing Committee and President of the Czech Biathlon Union