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Rapid Spread Of Coronavirus Affecting Tokyo 2020 Olympics

COVID-19, a.k.a. coronavirus may postpone—or even cancel—the world's greatest sporting event, the Olympic Games.

Coronavirus Forces Collegiate Championships To Adapt

The swift spread of coronavirus this week resulted in authorities either canceling or postponing nearly all championships planned for this month. To keep the ball rolling, NRA switched the format of the 2020 NRA Intercollegiate Pistol Championships & Rifle Club Championships to a postal match.

Here Are All The Major Competitive Shooting Matches Canceled Due To Coronavirus (Updating)

Here’s a look at some major competitive shooting events around the world that have been affected by the new coronavirus (Covid-19). Shooting Sports USA has compiled an ongoing list of major matches that have been postponed or canceled due to the outbreak.2020 CMP Rifle, Pistol Championships Canceled

Tokyo Olympics Postponed To 2021

Under pressure to delay the Games, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and IOC President Thomas Bach agreed to postpone the Olympics until 2021. Despite this, the Games will still be dubbed Tokyo 2020.

New Dates Set For Tokyo Olympic And Paralympic Games

Tokyo Olympics Organizers announce new dates for 2021 Summer Games.

Tokyo Olympics' Coronavirus Delay May Cost IOC And Japan Billions

The postponement could cost a staggering $6 billion. Both the Japanese Government and the IOC would share the bill.

Postponed Tokyo Olympics Face Belt-Tightening Amid Rising Costs

Tokyo Olympics organizers and the IOC have been forced to cut hospitality extras and other amenities out of next year's postponed Games.

Japan, IOC Battle Over Massive Cost For Tokyo Olympics Postponement

IOC officials and Tokyo organizers are at odds over who will pay the bill for additional expenses involved with postponing the Games.

Excitement Reaches Fever Pitch: 1910 National Matches

In 1910, the National Matches rules specified for rifles to be used as issued by the Ordnance Department without alteration or modification of any kind. An effort was made to form the regulations so that teams could have sufficient latitude to develop their own particular style of marksmanship and at the same time not disfigure the gun.

Creedmoor 150 Legacy Match Postponed To October

Since 2019, the annual Creedmoor 150 has commemorated the first-ever international rifle match in 1874 at the Creedmoor Range at Long Island, N.Y. COVID-19 has forced the postponement of the 2021 tournament to later this year.

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