Tokyo Olympic Games: It's a show, but a tough one

18 July 2021 - 00:00

Forget the make-up and ornate costumes. Clarissa Johnston and Laura Strugnell will tell you there's no soft touches to synchronised swimming.

The smiles they flash are fake, they admit with a laugh, and when they break the surface after an underwater set the challenge is not to be seen gasping for breath...

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