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2020/8/28Policy on holding the “World Masters Games 2021 Kansai”

Regarding the “World Masters Games (WMG) 2021 Kansai”, we are preparing for the Games to be held from 14 May 2021, as originally planned, with the assumption that the new coronavirus infection to be under control.

In order to hold the Games as scheduled, we will make every effort to harden the infection prevention measure during the Games by sharing challenges with the National Sports Federation and relevant organisations such as Local Organising Committees of host prefectures and cities of the Games, with the highest priority on the safety and security of the participants.

WMG2021 Organising Committee will report the final policy as soon as a conclusion can be confirmed after explaining and coordinating with each sports organisations and co-organisers etc., furthermore we will conclude the final policy within our Organising Committee’s board meeting, then report it to IMGA (International Masters Games Association) on 4 November at the General Meeting.