SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
March 24, 2020—
British Swimming moved quickly to respond to the announcement by the International Olympic Committee that the Olympic Games have been postponed for a year by describing it as “undoubtedly the right decision”. A joint statement from the IOC and Tokyo 2020 organising committee came four months to the day that Tokyo 2020 was due to begin with the Games now subject to a one-year delay as a result of the devastation the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is wreaking across the world. The Paralympic Games will also take place in 2021. British Swimming CEO Jack Buckner said: “Given the current ...
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