Qualification Calendar

The path to the 2020 Olympics goes through the entire world. Many cities will host events which will allow nations to qualify athletes to the Olympics. Upcoming events are listed below. To see past or future events click on the world map to see events by continent.

Some qualification quotas are given through rankings or qualification times, a page detailing those will be created in 2019.

Continent Names

Pan America Africa Asia Europe Oceania

2018 Events

Sport Event Location Date
Handball 2018 African Women’s Handball Championship Various Cities, Congo 2 – 12 December
Handball 2018 European Women’s Handball Championship Various Cities, France 29 November –
16 December

2019 Events (Jan-May)

Sport Event Location Date
Handball 2019 Men’s World Championship Various Cities, Denmark
Various Cities, Germaany
10 – 27 January
Cycling 2019 African Road Continental Championships Various Cities, Ethiopia 13 – 19 February
Shooting 2019 World Cup Rifle/Pistol New Delhi, India 20 – 28 February
Shooting 2019 World Cup Shotgun Acapulco, Mexico 15 – 26 March
Cycling 2019 American Mountain Bike Continental Championships Aguascalientes, Mexico 3 – 7 April
Cycling 2019 African Mountain Bike Continental Championships Windhoek, Namibia 12 – 14 April
Shooting 2019 World Cup Shotgun Al Ain, United Arab Emirates 5 – 16 April
Cycling 2019 Asian Road Championships Various Cities, Uzbekistan 23 – 28 April
Shooting 2019 World Cup Rifle/Pistol Beijing, China 21 – 29 April
Cycling 2019 Campeonato Panamericano de Ruta Various Cities, Mexico 2 – 5 May
Shooting 2019 World Cup Shotgun Changwon, South Korea 7 – 18 May
Shooting 2019 World Cup Rifle/Pistol Munich, Germany 24 – 31 May