This 2020 It has been a year of challenges and radical changes in our lives. We have seen how from work to pure entertainment, they have had to put on a brake and adapt to new circumstances. Most sectors have had to reinvent themselves, and in this case the sporting events that we were used to expecting and enjoying year after year are not far behind.
The good news is that most of these sporting events 2021 have been postponed and are expected to be held in 2021. We are already preparing to experience each of them and enjoy them to the fullest.Do you want to know what are the competitions of 2021 And that in short you cannot miss? Keep reading!
NEW FORMATS IN 2021
El 2020 It has been a peculiar year, changing many of the things we used to do and practically forcing us to adapt to a new normal.In the case of sports, as they are activities of large crowds, many Sports events popular worldwide, have had to be postponed with new adaptations and measures for this 2021 what's next. Some already have their date set. Find out here!
OLYMPIC GAMES 2021
The most anticipated Olympic games!After its cancellation in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Vice President of the International Olympic Committee affirmed that the appointment of the event will take place "with or without" coronavirus, the23 July of the 2021.
The theme of the 2021 Olympic Games will remain "Rebuilding after the devastation caused by the tsunami", in allusionn the earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeast Japan in 2011.
WORLD ROAD CYCLING CHAMPIONSHIP 2021
ElLXXXVII World Road Cycling Championships will be held in the region of Flanders, Belgium between September 19 and 26, 2021. This year it was also held in Imola, Italy; Although originally the championship was to be held in the Swiss towns of Aigle and Martigny, but the cycling federation of that country announced the cancellation of the event due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Although it has not been the same luck for fans of theTour Down Under andCadel Evans Great Ocean Race, who have been the first races to announce their cancellation for 2021. Two of the great events on the international calendar, issued an official statement with the difficult decision.
SURF WORLD TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP 2021
As well as cycling, the surfing championship calendar was altered and postponed during 2020 due to the global emergency of Covid-19, however, the CEO of the World Surf League, Erik Logan, announced many news and defined what will be the next World Surf Championship as a new era.The first world surfing championship "post Covid-19" brings news for this 2021, in which the protagonists and the general public will have to get used to it.
One of the main changes for the next season is that the 2021 tour will end with the finals that will take place in a single day of competition in 2021 September, where the men's and women's world titles will be decided in a single event, called "The WSL finals".
We leave you the dates of the new 2021 World Surfing Championship program, after some events already completed at the end of this year 2020:
X GAMES 2021
The X Games are also looking forward to 2021, after they have canceled their summer edition. ESPN will resume winter sports competition January 29-31 at Buttermilk Mountain, Aspen Snowmass (Colorado, United States).
An event where the best riders in the world of skiing and snowboarding meet, to measure their skills and disciplines of slopestyle, halfpipe or big air. As with the rest of the events, the X GAMES must also adapt to the new prevention measures due to the pandemic, to ensure the safety of the staff and all the athletes.
Some of the new measures they will implement is that it will be an event without an audience, allowing fans to see it through ESPN or streaming. Nor will there be disciplines such as snowmobile and snowbike.
Good news for this next season is that it will highlight the presence of the laureate Shaun White, who had not competed since 2017, and additionally it will have the presence of the athlete Chloe Kim, specialist in the snowboard halpipe test.
Here's a look at the promo video of what the X GAMES will be in 2021:
FIS WORLD SKI FREESTYLE AND SNOWBOARD CHAMPIONSHIP 2021
The 14th Snowboard World Championship has announced its next celebration in the town ofZhangjiakou, China of 18 to the 28 of February of 2021, under the Organization of the International Ski Federation and the China Ski Federation.
The Alpine Ski World Championship will take place in Cortina d 'Ampezzo, Italy, in February 2021, with dates scheduled from 8 to 21, as confirmed by the International Ski Federation (FIS). In case the current health situation continues, it is considered to hold the event behind closed doors, with the possibility of even canceling it in the event that everything worsens.
DAKAR RALLY 2021
The 2021 edition of the most brutal rally in the world starts on 2 de Enero with the Jeddah-Jeddah prologue stage that will have 11 kilometers of special and 118 of connection. The edition will end on Friday January 15 with the Yanbu-Jeddah stage.
The 2021 Dakar Rally course is all about exploration, departing from Jeddah heading east to the Empty Quarter, the wildest desert in Saudi Arabia. From there it will rise to the north, to later skirt along the Red Sea to the south and return to Jeddah on January 15.
The 2021 edition of Daka Rallyr will be particular, but its director, David Castera, recalled that Saudi Arabia has enough land to vary the routes and that all necessary measures will be taken in the face of the Covid-19 crisis.Although it will be a Dakar without spectators, you will be lucky to be able to carry out the event.
OR SEAFOOD 2021
A leading festival in southern Europe since its inception in 2001, on action sports and urban culture. 2020 should be a good year for this sporting event since it was the 20th anniversary of the festival.Unfortunately due to the Covid-19 pandemic, organizational and security difficulties, it had to be suspended for next year, the organization explained in an official statement. The festival plans to hold and postpone its XNUMXth edition until summer 2021.
As we have already mentioned, 2020 has taught us and left us many lessons, including the importance of understanding and practicing more sport.
What we do know is that we will welcome 2021 with open arms, leaving behind a year that put us to the test many times but that prepared us for an even better one.
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