SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
March 17, 2020 NEW ZEALAND—
Two days after saying that they’d hold their Olympic Trials behind closed doors, Swimming New Zealand reversed course early Tuesday, announcing new dates for the New Zealand Open and a second trials event in light of the coronavirus global pandemic. The NZ Open Championships, which were set to begin in Auckland March 31, have been moved to early June, per a letter released by Swimming New Zealand CEO Steve Johns. The release pegs the dates as Jun 2-6, with a go/no-go deadline to be made by May 11. If those can’t be held, Swimming New Zealand “will run an Olympic trial event for ...
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