Swim team is sitting at home, after the lifting of isolation: ‘the News came as a bombshell’

The Dutch swim team, went on Saturday as a precaution, in isolation, in order to be in a safe and secure environment and to be able to continue to work out, but that plan came a day after the forced end. She falls in love with Toussaint, one of the world-class swimmers, which is now home to the corona virus, referred to this as a “rollercoaster”.

The Dutch swim team left on Saturday for an ex-convent in the town of Drachten in the proximity of swimming in The wave building workout is completely sealed off from the outside world. Not even 24 hours later, and it was not long before the first workout in the new home and put up the Dutch sports federation NOC*NSF is a spanner in the works of the plan of the KNZB by the south exit.

“That’s the news hit in the face,” says Toussaint on Monday, in a conversation with “It was like a super-fine solution to that is lost, for now there are no more options for you to swim in it. It feels a little bit like the time when I was falsely accused of doping, which is a guide to action. You don’t have anything in your hand.”

The developments followed each other in the last couple of days at a high speed. They heard about Friday, just a day later, for an indefinite period of time with each other, the quarantine would have to go. “We had to suddenly get our stuff to pack up, not knowing how long we would stay. Therefore, I had to stop, but a lot of clothes in my bag.”

“On Friday, we were told of the plan, and on Saturday, we went to Drachten (netherlands), and since Sunday we are back at home. It’s been a rollercoaster. It’s too bad that we will not be able to swim in it, but it is, of course, is nothing compared to what’s going on in the rest of the world is happening right now,” says Toussaint.

Among others, Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Kim Busch, Kira Toussaint, and As We can, for the time being not to exercise. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

The Dutch swim team in thuisisolatie

All of the clubs in the Netherlands, should, in any case, up to and including april 6, will remain closed, thus allowing the swim team won’t be able to train for the big tournaments later in the year. Previously, it was announced that the Swim Cup in The Hague, the olympic qualifying tournament in Eindhoven, the netherlands in april, have been postponed.

The 25-year-old Toussaint, who, at the end of last year, the european short-course three of the gold medals won, do not be afraid to be her top form in the run-up to the Olympic Games. “At this point, I’m not at all concerned with that. Each and every swimmer in the world, is now suffering from the effects of the corona virus. In addition, we do not know if the Games at all, go on.”

In the meantime try to use the rugslagspecialiste as well as the rest of the swim team, and vows to continue to be provided later this year, or just to swim in it. “We have all agreed to be in the next few weeks, as a precaution, in the thuisisolatie to go. I have yet to have the luck that I have a little dog I have is that I need to be.”

“In addition, I try to be at home with the exercises and keep fit. That is what I will also see them on Instagram to get the young swimmers to help out,” says Toussaint. “In addition, I try to pass the time by playing games. So far, the insulation is very good, but we’re just working on it.”

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