British Canoeing and the International Canoe Federation (ICF) have confirmed the postponement of the 2021 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships, which were scheduled to take place July 12-17, 2021, at Holme Pierrepont Country Park in Nottingham. The postponement of the event to June 28-July 2, 2022, is in response to ongoing concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, particularly with regard to the welfare of the freestyle community of athletes, coaches, officials, volunteers and spectators, as well as likely international travel restrictions.