Covid-19: Statements & Updates
Swim Now Update: 6th April 2021.
This update is about the recent developments in the swimming industry and how they affect Swim Now. We’ve followed guidance from our governing bodies to produce our safe return to the pool document, which can be downloaded here – Covid-19-return-to-the-swimming-pool-guidance-document 3.0
CEO Statement: 6th April 2021.
“Swim Now is to reopen its doors following guidance from the UK government and our governing bodies. We’ve not taken the decision lightly, the health and well being of our teachers and clients is our main priority.
We have measures in place to minimise contact and adhere to social distancing guidelines.
We would like to wish everyone well, as we welcome you back to the swimming pool.”
CEO – Swim Now UK
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What to Expect at a Swim Now Venue?
Previous Statement: 20th March 2020.
“Swim Now has taken the decision to temporarily close its doors based on the concerns we have for the health and well being of our teachers and clients. The UK Government has advised social distancing and announced all leisure facilities, (including gyms and swimming pools) will be closed.
For anyone who’s lessons are affected by our decision to close, please rest assured, no Swim Now clients will lose out. We have applied credits to all accounts and we have removed the expiration date on all of our packages and gift vouchers.
We would like to wish everyone well in what we expect will be a testing period. As soon as we are ready to resume lessons we will deliver a personal call to arrange appointments. To keep informed, follow us on Facebook.
Please keep safe and well”
Swim Now UK
Dates for Swimming Pool Reopening in the UK.
On Monday 12th April: swimming pools in England can reopen.
On Monday 26th April: swimming pools in Scotland can reopen.
We await further clarification for reopening dates in Wales and Northern Ireland.