Written by: Huang Yingjin
Last update date: 2021-05-16 17:37
The hot weather warning is now in effect, and many people flock to the swimming pool to cool off on weekends.
At about 3 pm, the Victoria Park Swimming Pool in Causeway Bay had reached the maximum seating capacity, and there were more than 30 citizens waiting to enter the venue outside the venue.
Some citizens said that the number of people present today was significantly higher than that of last weekend.
Some staff pointed out that the weather is getting hotter and more swimmers are expected to come to the pool.
As the weather turns hot, people flock to the swimming pool to get tickets and wait for admission
A reporter from "Hong Kong 01" inspected the Victoria Park swimming pool at about 3 pm today. There were more than 30 citizens queuing to enter the venue. During this period, the staff assisted the attendees to use peace of mind to travel and distribute funds.
Some staff members said that the swimming pool has a full capacity, which has reached the upper limit of 207 people. The citizens who come will need to wait for swimmers to leave before entering the venue.
The 8-year-old Xiao Wu swims with his mother every week. The mother and son said that there was a significant increase in the flow of people in the pool today, saying that "I didn't wash the row last week."
Both said that they are not worried about swimming under the epidemic. Xiao Wu's mother laughed and said that the children need to swim to lose weight. Xiao Wu also said that "other sports are too hot," and she prefers swimming.
Xiao Wu recalled that when the epidemic was severe, he could not swim. He stayed at home most of the time and could only go out to play occasionally. He hoped that the epidemic would end as soon as possible and the government could relax social measures by then.
Mr. Huang said that he has been vaccinated and believes that he has antibodies in his body, so he is not too worried about the risk of infection, but he will keep a distance from others after entering the venue.
(Photo by Huang Yingjin)
After vaccination, swimmers feel at ease and keep a distance from other swimmers after entering the venue
Mr. Huang, a citizen who went to the pool with his son, said that he would go to the pool to swim every week. Since he has been vaccinated, he believes that he has antibodies in his body and is not too worried about the risk of infection.
But for safety's sake, he will keep a distance from other people in the pool, "Don't get too close to other people."
His son said that he was a little worried about swimmers not wearing masks, saying that he would be "far away from others."
Mr. and Mrs. Chen and his daughter have not been swimming for several months. Today, the weather is hot and the whole family went to the pool for a swim.
Mr. Chen pointed out that many people were expected to line up at the scene, but he said, "It doesn't matter, play with the children." He is not too worried about the epidemic, "If you are afraid, then you are afraid. If you are afraid, you are so worried. ."
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