SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
March 17, 2020—
According to multiple reports, including one by Sports Illustrated’s Pat Forde, International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach is scheduled to hold a teleconference on Tuesday with the leaders of all national federations. The teleconference will address the COVID-19 pandemic and the effect it has had on the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, which are scheduled from July 24-August 9. The coronavirus pandemic, which has impacted the world and forced the shutdown of nearly all sporting events around the globe, has thrown into question whether the Tokyo Games can be held. In rece ...
IOC will hold teleconference, address #coronavirus pandemic