The British triathlete Lucy Charles has confirmed on his social networks that he has tested positive for Covid-19 and is currently without symptoms
Charles-Barclay has taken the news in stride and will have to stay in quarantine for 2 weeks.
I've just tested positive for COVID-19. I have zero symptoms so far but I'll be self isolating for the next two weeks. If anyone has any Netflix suggestions send them my way! 🤦🏼♀️ # COVID19
- Lucy Charles-Barclay (@LucyAnneCharles) November 30
Charles has been IRONMAN world runner-up in 2017, 2018 and 2019
The UK is in the middle of lockdown that began on November 5. To date, the country has had 1,63 million cases of the virus, with 58.448 deaths.
Charles, I wasn't going to compete at Challenge Daytona this weekend
Athletes in Daytona who will fight for the 1.15 million dollars at stake will undergo another PCR test, which will be the second they undergo