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Hangzhou, Day 1: Seto and USA establish new WR

The 14th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) brilliantly debuted in Hangzhou (CHN), with two World Records in the first finals’ session of the competition. The individual hero of the day was Japan’s Daiya Seto in the men’s 200m fly, with a new global mark of 1:48.24. In the last race on the programme, the US team in the 4x100m free relay clocked 3:03.03. Another highlight of this initial day was the Championships’ record of Danas Rapsys (LTU) in the men’s 400m free (3:34.01).

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11Dec2018

PR 105 - Swimming short-course World Championships is officially underway in Hangzhou (CHN)

The 14th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) kicked-off this morning, December 11, in Hangzhou, China, as 960 athletes from 178 countries are set to compete for 46 world titles from December 11-16.

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11Dec2018

FINA Convention Day 3: President Maglione “The ability to swim is a vital skill”

Updates about the Swimming for All – Swimming for Life programme kicked-off the last day of the 5th FINA World Aquatics Convention in Hangzhou, China.

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10Dec2018

Day 3 of Swimming Coaches’ Golden Clinic

The third and final day of the Swimming Coaches’ Golden Clinic at the Hotel Intercontinental was again heavily attended.

The morning session produced some excellent talks from two diverse coaches in Canadian and Chinese swimming.

In the afternoon, Swimming Canada CEO Ahmed El-Awadi spoke to Safe Sport and its impact in the current litigious world.

The final presentation of the clinic was from Hungarian Olympic coach Balazs Virth and his programme that guided 800m freestyler Rio bronze medallist Kapas Boglarka.

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10Dec2018

FINA inaugurates World Swimming Championships pool with Myrtha Pools

The 14th FINA World Swimming Championships venue at the International Expo Centre of Hangzhou China was officially inaugurated this afternoon, December 10, on the eve of the start of the competition.

FINA partner Myrtha Pools have been building the temporary swimming pools (competition and warm-up) in a record time providing the most exclusive and advanced technology to match the world standards for the top-notch six-day event. FINA President Dr. Julio C. Maglione spoke at the ceremony.

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10Dec2018

Day 2 of Swimming Coaches’ Golden Clinic

The second day of the Swimming Coaches’ Golden Clinic at the Hotel Intercontinental was overflowing with attendees.

The sessions were mediated by four-time FINA World Championships swimmer from Australia, Bobby Hurley.

The morning session contained a coach developing Asian swimmers while the second steers a World and Olympic champion to success. In the afternoon, sports medicine experts gave an overview of injury and illness assessment, treatment and prevention.

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09Dec2018

FINA Convention Day 2 “We swim in clean water!”

The second day of the FINA World Aquatics Convention was highlighted by a morning session which provided the delegates with a unique opportunity to learn the key principles of fundraising and other non-traditional ways of generating revenues.

Well respected and experienced speakers at this session were International Fundraising Consultancy CEO Bill King, crowdfunding website samitpatel.net owner Samit Patel and IDG China Vice President Zhang Li. Bill King introduced the work his company does and explained the principals of fundraising.

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Hangzhou, China
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09Dec2018

Coaches Clinic, Day 1: "It's up to us to write new stories"

The Swimming Coaches’ Golden Clinic was officially opened by FINA President, Julio C Maglione at the Hotel Intercontinetal with a record 340 participants in the room for the opening day.

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08Dec2018

FINA Convention Day 1 provides tools to aquatics administrators and delegates

The 5th FINA World Aquatics Convention 2018 kicked-off this morning (December 8) in Hangzhou, China, with the first-of-three jam-packet Conference day which included keynote presentations from a number of important experts from inside the Aquatics community and beyond.

World Swimming Championships (25m) 2018
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08Dec2018

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