Swim England has frozen its
membership fees for 2021.
The recognised national
governing body has confirmed that there will be no increase to its
element of the annual fees to help support its affiliated clubs and
members that have faced ‘extreme difficulties’ during
the coronavirus pandemic.
Category 1 members will pay
£9.20, the Category 2 price remains at £27.75 while the
Category 3 fee stays at £5.20.
Swim England also collects
the fees on behalf of regions and counties and these will be
confirmed in due course.
Clubs with any queries
about this element of the fees should contact their regional or
Jane Nickerson, Swim
England chief executive, said: “We recognise the extreme
difficulties our clubs have faced during the coronavirus pandemic
which is why we have taken the decision to freeze our element of
the membership fees for 2021.
“Our clubs are the
lifeblood of our sports and although we have had to adapt our way
of working this year, we remain committed to providing a strong
support service to them.
hard to ensure competitions for all our disciplines will take place
next year and are hopeful that our sports will bounce back in