In consideration of the COVID 19 pandemic still persisting, FIPSed has decided to postpone to 2022 the 18th Ice Fishing World Championship, which was scheduled to take place in Lithuania next February 27 and 28 in Siauliai, Rekyva Lake. In agreement with the Lithuanian Federation, this latter will host the event in 2022. It is further understood that all future allocations for this competition will be shifted of one year. The official calendar will be soon updated. The decision also follows the consideration of the waiver of many National teams entailing the risk of not reaching a sufficient number of Nations, which is a condition for giving to the event the attribution of World Championship.