Olympics: Tokyo test events for skateboarding, shooting delayed until May

Skateboarding and shooting have been postponed until May due to the impact on scheduling from the Covid-19 situation, said Tokyo 2020 organisers.
Skateboarding and shooting have been postponed until May due to the impact on scheduling from the Covid-19 situation, said Tokyo 2020 organisers.PHOTO: AFP

TOKYO (REUTERS) - Tokyo Olympics organisers said on Monday (March 15) that test events for skateboarding and shooting have been postponed until May due to the impact on scheduling from the Covid-19 situation.

Shooting, initially scheduled for April 26-30, has been pushed back to May 17-21 and skateboarding was moved to May 13-14 from the original April 28-29 dates, Tokyo 2020 said in a statement.