Sumary of A swimming cap for natural Black hair and voluminous styles is officially approved for competition a…:
- One of Soul Cap founders, Toks Ahmed, also wrote in the release that the approval plays an enormous part in the company escapade to enhance accessibility in swimming.
- FINA wouldnt allow Soul Caps at the global event because it claimed athletes have never used, neither demand to use, caps of such size and configuration, according to The Associated Press.
- The international swimming federation FINA previously banned the cap from use at the Tokyo Olympics.
- A post shared by SOUL CAP Swim For All (@soulcapofficial) FINA Executive Director Brent Nowicki said in a press release obtained by Insider that Soul Cap was authorized Thursday after a period of review and discussion on cap design between the company and the athletic organization.