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PR 43 - ASWS 2019: Japan's Inui continues to impress in Greensboro

The sixth leg of the FINA Artistic Swimming World Series 2019 came to an end on Sunday evening (May 26) in Greenboro, USA, as Japan's Olympic star Yukiko Inui and Canada's discipline sensation Jacqueline Simoneau displayed constant and excellent results in the the solo technical and solo free events.

Veteran Yukiko Inui clinched the victory in both the events with 91.8795 points for her technical routine and 93.7583 points for her free performance.

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Greensboro, USA
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27May2019

PR 42 – HDWCup: fourth title for Hunt, second crown for Iffland

Gary Hunt (GBR) and Rhiannan Iffland (AUS) were the winners of the 2019 edition of the FINA High Diving World Cup, organised in Zhaoqing (CHN) on May 25-26. This was the fourth consecutive title for the British star in this event, while the Australian ace revalidated her 2018 crown. Hunt concluded his four-dive performance with 436.70, while Iffland was the best among women in 328.85 points.

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27May2019

PR 41 – FINA and OC Gwangju 2019 appeal to DPR Korea participation

With 50 days to go for the Opening of the 18th FINA World Championships in Gwangju (KOR), FINA and the Organising Committee of the competition held today a Press Conference in the City Hall of the Korean metropolis, in order to underline the importance of DPR Korea (PRK) presence in the FINA showcase.

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Gwangju, Korea
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23May2019

PR 40 – DWS 2019: Great Britain triumph at home

The FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2019 concluded on Sunday May 19 in London, Great Britain, as national heroes Jack Laugher, Thomas Daley, Matthew Lee, Daniel Goodfellow, Eden Cheng, Lois Toulson and Grace Reid clinched three gold, one silver and two bronze medals on offer to join Team China and Australia at the top of the chart.

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London, Great Britain
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20May2019

PR 39 – Mixed podiums in Kazan's Diving World Series

The penultimate leg of the 2019 FINA/CNSG Diving World Series concluded on Sunday May 12 in Kazan, Russia, as Great Britain's Jack Laugher and China's Yang Hao topped the men's individual events and Canada's Jennifer Abel and DPR Korea's Kim Mi Rae triumphed in the women's springboard and platform events.

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Kazan, Russia
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13May2019

PR 38 – Champions Swim Series: Great performances and enthusiasm in Budapest!

The second meet of the “FINA Champions Swim Series”, held in Budapest (HUN) on May 11-12, 2019 gathered a total of 13 Olympic and 21 World champions, and produced fine performances in the iconic aquatic complex of the Magyar capital, the “Duna Arena”. In such a location, the main venue of the 2017 FINA World Championships, many stars had the opportunity to shine and to demonstrate the excellence of FINA’s newest competition.

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13May2019

PR 37 - World champion Olivier (FRA) and Bridi (ITA) clinch gold in the Seychelles

The Seychelles provided the idyllic background to the second race of the FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series 2019 today, Sunday May 12, as France's Marc-Antoine Olivier, current World champion in the 10km, and World Series star Arianna Bridi of Italy claimed respectively the men and women's races victory.

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Seychelles
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12May2019

PR 36 – Champions Swim Series, leg 2: Budapest ready for another great show!

A total of 68 swimmers from 23 nations are ready to compete in the second leg of the FINA Champions Swim Series, taking place in Budapest (HUN) on May 11-12, 2019. With 67 Olympic and 175 World Championships (50m) medals between them, these stars promise to put on a great show at the Duna Arena in the Hungarian capital, proving that FINA’s newest event is able to bring together many of the best swimmers on the planet.

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Budapest, Hungary
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08May2019

President Maglione receives Australian Olympic Committee President’s Trophy

On the occasion of the World Sport and Business Summit SportAccord Convention 2019 currently underway in Gold Coast, Australia (May 5-10) FINA President Dr. Julio C. Maglione was awarded the President’s Trophy by the Australian Olympic Committee.

On Monday May 6, Dr. Maglione received this prestigious award from President and senior Olympic Committee member John Coates in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Olympic sport and as President of the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) since 2009.

Family News 2019
Gold Coast, Australia
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07May2019

PR 35 - Canada grabs 6 golds in Beijing's Artistic Swimming World Series

Canada excelled in Beijing, China, from May 4-6, at the fifth leg of the FINA Artistic Swimming World Series as the team secured six gold medals over the three-day competition.

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Tokyo, Japan
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07May2019

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