Salzburg has always been present as an event location since the tournament series was founded. “This year’s circumstances and the excessive force we are now wistfully canceling the tournament,” said the risk of the Salzburg Karate Association in a broadcast on Wednesday.
Karate event in the Salzburgarena is canceled
The organizer assessed the epidemiological situation as critical. You don’t want to take the risk. Whether the World Karate Federation (WKF) will offer a postponement at a later date is still open.
The indoor soccer tournament “Salzburger Stier”, which is also planned in the Salzburgarena (2nd to 6th January), is also in the balance. “At the moment we really don’t know whether we can hold it off,” said organizer Wolfgang Mayer to SALZBURG24 today.
Karate boss not in Dubai
“However, I would like to thank the city and the state for the support we received, first and foremost, from Sports Councilor Stefan Schnöll and all those involved,” with President Georg Russbacher. The karate boss was unable to travel to the world championships currently taking place in Dubai. Although he has been double-vaccinated and has a notice of recovery, he was denied entry.
Salzburg’s figurehead Alisa Buchinger fought for the bronze medal on Saturday after a successful comeback.