SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
March 20, 2020—
The groundswell of sentiment pushing for postponement of the 2020 USA Olympic Trials and 2020 Olympics Games in light of the coronavirus global pandemic is growing. Thursday, it gained a prominent voice from the athlete community. In a letter posted to his Instagram account, American Olympian Jacob Pebley called on USA Swimming to move to postpone the 2020 Games in Tokyo. “USA Swimming has the opportunity to lead the push for the only moral option in light of this unprecedented situation,” Pebley wrote. “I am asking for USA Swimming to publicly advocate for postponement of both Trial ...
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Jacob Pebley urges to postpone #Olympics and Trials amid #coronavirus crisis