Sweden mulls skipping World Cup races over virus concerns

Sweden’s cross-country skiers are considering skipping international competitions in the World Cup until January due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, the team manager said on Tuesday.Daniel Fahraeus told Swedish broadcaster SVT that the Swedish skiers want to race, but also want the governing FIS to consider how to cut travel.”Hopefully, FIS takes a serious look at minimizing travel and reducing the risk of infection spreading,” he said.Fahraeus said this could mean competing at one or two locations.Norway star Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo said on Monday he would likely skip internationa…

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