The USA Swimming Federation will allocate one million dollars to support clubs and regional swimming federations in the context of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the organization’s website.
USA Swimming announced a strategic recovery plan on Tuesday. Grants will be issued to clubs and regional federations that are in an unstable financial situation. The money will first be directed to urgent problems of organizations, and then to ensure that clubs can open after the end of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of subsidies will be up to $ 5,000.
On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of a new COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic. Many sporting events around the world have been postponed or canceled.