50% of the IAAF ‘s employees were “taken on vacation”, suspending Olympic selection until the end of November

50% of the IAAF ‘s employees were “taken on vacation”, suspending Olympic selection until the end of November
The Olympic qualification system will be suspended until the end of November.Screenshot of the network on April 8th, the IAAF announced on the official website that due to the impact of the new coronary pneumonia epidemic, the Olympic qualification system for track and field events was suspended until the end of November.It will be from December 1, 2020 to June 29, 2021.The World Federation of Athletics Federations said that from now until the end of November, even if part of the track and field event is resumed, any athlete’s achievements will not be used as a reference for the Tokyo Olympics and the world ranking.In fact, even if athletes meet the Olympic standard during this period, the IAAF will not recognize it.However, if other records such as the world record are broken, the IAAF will recognize it.”Thanks for the meticulous work of the Athlete Committee. During this period, the Olympic qualification system was interrupted. Obviously, it can provide a clearer direction for athletes to train and prepare for the battle.Moreover, in the context of reduced global travel and uneven competition opportunities, this shift can fundamentally solve the problem of equity.”The IAAF President Sebastian Ke said.The new Olympic qualification system announced by the IAAF shows that the Olympic qualifications that have reached the standard in ten years are retained and have the right to participate in the internal selection competition of antiques in many countries and regions.The marathon, 50km race walking project’s compliance cycle is from December 1, 2020 to May 31, 2021, and the remaining projects’ compliance cycle is from December 1, 2020 to June 29, 2021.In addition, the deadline for the finalists of the Tokyo Olympic Games according to the world rankings of various items has also been adjusted.In addition, due to the closure of multiple events under the IAAF, the IAAF headquarters also issued a new temporary leave policy.The IAAF headquarters is located in Monaco. Most of the employees live in or around France in Monaco. The IAAF has decided to allow 50% of the employees of the headquarters to take temporary vacations. Some of them suffer from severe department suspensions and allow staff from non-essential departments to work from home.Sauna, Ye Wang Xu Bangyin editor Wang Xihuang proofread Zhao Lin