- Views on the impact of COVID-19 were mixed.
- Some clubs have experienced a large loss in their membership numbers due to the pandemic.
“Well I’ll be completely honest [Covid has] been an absolute disaster and my mission was to improve the club and grow the club. We lost a lot of swimmers…” (Portsmouth Victoria Synchro Club)
- Others aren’t too concerned, reporting that they think people will be excited to get back.
“Given the junior club in specific terms, I haven’t seen the kids for a while due to covid but I think they’ll be quicker to adapt and I don’t think there’ll be any issues about playing the game. I think they’ll be chomping at the bit to be honest with you.” (Octopush Junior)