2020 Canoe Slalom Asian Championships
22 - 24 Mar 2020
If an allocated athlete quota place from the Continental Qualification Competitions is not confirmed by the NOC by the confirmation of quota place deadline or is declined/returned by the NOC then the quota place will be reallocated to the next highest ranked NOC in that event, not yet qualified. This process will be repeated until all places are allocated. ii) In the case where there are no more eligible NOCs that can gain an athlete quota place from the Continental Qualification Competitions, the next highest ranked NOC from that continent in the same event at the 2019 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, not yet qualified, will be allocated the athlete quota place. iii) In the case that no further NOCs from the same continent can gain a place from the 2019 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships the athlete quota place will be given to the next highest ranked NOC from the 2019 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, not yet qualified, regardless of continental representation. iv) If an athlete quota place is not filled from the procedures outlined above, the ICF Executive Committee would then reallocate the remaining quota place to the next highest ranked NOC, not yet qualified in Canoeing, based on the results of the ICF Canoe Sprint Olympic Qualification Competitions across all Olympic events
(a) that they wish to accept their allocated athlete quota places or to return them to the ICF for reallocation to other NOCs; (b) where they need to return provisionally allocated athlete quota places in accordance to B.2 above or to abide by the Continental Qualification Competition rules (D.3.3.9), which of their athlete quota places they wish to retain and which they will return to the ICF for reallocation to other NOCs; and/or (c) whether they wish for any other reason to decline an allocated quota place. (d) If a quota place is not accepted within the required time frame, the athlete quota place will be returned for reallocation as outlined in section H– “Reallocation of Unused Quota Places”.
Two (2) Tripartite Commission Invitation Places in single boats are made available to eligible NOCs at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 in Canoe Sport. These places can be attributed to Canoe Sprint and/or Canoe Slalom athletes. To be eligible for a Tripartite Commission Invitation Place the athlete must have participated in at least one (1) Olympic qualification event. On 14 October 2019 the International Olympic Committee will invite all eligible NOCs to submit their requests for Tripartite Commission Invitation Places. The deadline for NOCs to submit their requests is 15 January 2020. The Tripartite Commission will confirm, in writing, the allocation of invitation places to the relevant NOCs after the end of the qualification period for the concerned sport. Detailed information on Tripartite Invitation places is contained in the “Games of the XXXII Olympiad, Tokyo 2020 - Olymp