Yes, a year before the Paris 2024 Olympics, the Seine River was scheduled to host the Open Water Swimming World Cup for two days starting on the 5th.
The event was canceled after heavy rains caused the water quality of the Seine to deteriorate rapidly.
“Following the recent heavy rainfall in Paris, the water quality of the Seine River has fallen below the acceptable standard to protect the health of swimmers,” the International Swimming Federation said in a statement.
“It is essential that the Paris Organizing Committee and local authorities are fully prepared for any contingency,” the FINA president added.
At next year’s Paris Olympics, the Seine River will be the site of the triathlon, 카지노사이트킴 which consists of a swimming marathon, cycling, and running.
The Paris Olympic Organizing Committee and the city of Paris have said that the unusually heavy rainfall in Paris in recent days will not disrupt preparations for the Games.