The World Athletics Relays were due to be held in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou in May 2023. Photo: World Athletics
The World Athletics Relays were due to be held in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou in May 2023. Photo: World Athletics

World Athletics Relays in Guangzhou fall foul of China’s zero-Covid policy, postponed until 2025

  • The World Athletics Council is expected to decide the host for the 2024 relays at its meeting in Rome on November 30
  • It comes just one month after the Nanjing World Indoor Championships were postponed until 2025, along with Diamond League events in Shanghai and Shenzhen

The World Athletics Relays were due to be held in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou in May 2023. Photo: World Athletics
The World Athletics Relays were due to be held in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou in May 2023. Photo: World Athletics
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