Japan’s UCI Niseko Classic Gran Fondo World Championship qualifying race is moving from July to June at the request of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

The race, part of the Gran Fondo World Series, was originally scheduled July 11-12 with the 2020 Summer Olympics starting July 23rd in Tokyo 1000km away.

The Niseko Classic will now take place June 13-14.

The venue and course have not changed.

GFDN Worldwide 2020 Gran Fondo Calendar