Due to the Typhoon Hagibis, the 17th Asian Finswimming Senior Championships and 4th Asian Finswimming Junior Competition, Nagano has been canceled. The official communication follows:
First of all, our thought are with everyone who has been affected by this disaster.
It is quite regret to inform you, but we, Asian Underwater Federation have decided to cancel Asian Finswimming Championship, due to serious damage from the typhoon “Hagibis”.
Swimming pool was designated as evaquation spot for sufferers, and
Japanese government declared state of emergency.
We fully understand all participants made their best for the preparation of this event, however, your kind understanding would be greatly appreciated.
Any questions or comments, you are kindly requested to send your national federation, in order to avoid miscommunication.
Referenced from Sankei news photo