Tubing business sees massive increase following COVID-19 pandemic


Tubing business sees massive increase following COVID-19 pandemic

The Lions Club Tube Rental feels people missed floating the river because it was one of the many activities shut down last year due to COVID-19.

SAN MARCOS, Texas – Tubers are flooding into rivers across Texas this summer. 

“This summer has been a good summer, significantly better than last summer. Last summer we got 24 days in before we closed,” said Mark Jalufka, general manager at the Lions Club Tube Rental.

The Lions Club Tube Rental in San Marcos felt people missed floating the river because last year it was one of the many activities shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Lions Club roughly lost 90% of their business. 

“We lost money last year unfortunately. The year before that was a really good year and that allowed us to still have some money to put back into the community,” said Jalufka.

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