“I have no right to be disappointed by the postponement of the Tokyo Games”

Well placed with Victor Perez to represent France at the Olympic golf tournament next summer, the Basque understands the IOC’s decision to postpone the event until next year.

Installed for this general confinement on the side of Montpellier with wife, children and sister-in-law, Mike Lorenzo-Vera, 75th player in the world, lives very close to a forest. The perfect place to perfect your physical condition. Failing to touch a golf club.

Editor’s note, five tournaments played, a top 10 (8eat the Dubai Desert Classic), two missed cuts). So I’m going to take the time it takes to get back to my best. “” Data-reactid = “19”> “I will run every morning, breath the Basque. And I also talk physically in the afternoon thanks to exercises that I have always done. I crossed the police during my jogging. I had my certificate in my pocket. There was no problem… I also continue my mental work with Meriem Salmi. We do a lot of visualization… But it’s quite intense at home in right now, with my kids (2) and my sister-in-law (2). Don’t play golf right now? It doesn’t itch at all. The last time was cut friday in Qatar Exactly on March 6. Since then, nothing… I haven’t been in great shape for the past few weeks (Editor’s note, five tournaments played, a top 10 (8eat the Dubai Desert Classic), two missed cuts). So I’m going to take the time it takes to get back to my best. “

This Tuesday, March 24, due to a pandemic due to the coronavirus (Covid-19), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided to postpone to 2021 the Tokyo Olympic Games, previously scheduled from July 24 to August 9, 2020. A strong act which could however prevent the French golfer from realizing a dream. With Victor Perez, he was indeed well on his way to represent France at the men’s golf tournament (July 30-August 2).

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