Even with the rapid development of vaccines, the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t releasing its grip on the world just yet.
AIDA International has announced that the Pool World Championships scheduled for this coming June have been canceled.
Dear AIDA national representatives,Following the feedback received from you and after careful consideration of the…
According to a post on the AIDA Facebook page co-authored by Uros Kojic, Sport Officer on behalf of the AIDA Board and Lyubomir Stefanov, President of the Organization Committee – IAPWC – Burgas:
“Following the feedback received from you and after careful consideration of the current situation with the Covid-19 pandemic, we have decided to cancel the 2021 Individual AIDA Pool World Championships (scheduled for 19-29 June 2021).
“Under the current circumstances (health and safety issues, delayed vaccination, closed pools for training, travel restrictions, etc.) we cannot organize a World Championship in 2021.”
The AIDA Assembly will decide the next steps, according to the post.
Last year’s Pool World Championship, scheduled for June 2020, was also canceled.