The Japan Skating Federation disclosed Tuesday it will certainly bid to host the 2023 World Figure Skating Championships in behalf of the city of Saitama, simply north of Tokyo.
The JSF accepted a strategy to host the occasion at Saitama Super Arena in between March 20 as well as 26, 2023, at its board conference on Wednesday as well as strategies to introduce its candidateship quickly.
According to the federation, the location for the 2023 globes will certainly be made a decision by the International Skating Union following year in between May as well as June.
If Japan wins the bid, it will certainly be the 8th time the nation has actually organized the World Figure Skating Championships. Saitama additionally organized the occasion the last 2 times it was kept in Japan, in 2014 as well as 2019.
This year’s World Figure Skating Championships, set up to happen in Montreal in March, were terminated due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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