COVID: China, new outbreak in WUHAN, the Marathon canceled. The situation
The NIGHTMARE returns to Wuhan A Wuhan suddenly seems to be back thecoronavirus nightmare. The authorities, due to an outbreak, even have canceled the marathon that should have taken place in these hours, also to “protect” the beginning of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
Just in the last few hours China has reported 26 new internal cases of COVID, due to the outbreak that became the latest test of the country’s zero tolerance approach just over 100 days into the Games. The organizers of the marathon Wuhan, as also reported by the agency Ansa, have stated that the marathon has been postponed until a later date
prevent the risk of spreading the epidemic.
The event would lead 26 thousand participants in various races, including a full marathon and a half marathon, in the very city where the coronavirus was first identified, towards the end of 2019.
The organizing committee has stated that it will refund the entry fees to the competitors.