FINA Communication Department

The FINA Masters Congress was organised today in Barcelona (ESP), during the sixth day of competition at the 15th FINA World Championships. The delegates sanctioned the following main changes:-    New requirements for the approval of World Records and top-10 results;-    Water temperature for open water events must be comprised between 18° and 31° Celsius;-    In water polo, at the FINA World Masters Championships, a player cannot represent more than one team;-    In Synchro, new adjustments in the judging system and change in the age groups (starting now at 25-29 – previously 20-29).

The FINA Masters Congress was organised today in Barcelona (ESP), during the sixth day of competition at the 15th FINA World Championships. The delegates sanctioned the following main changes:
-    New requirements for the approval of World Records and top-10 results;
-    Water temperature for open water events must be comprised between 18° and 31° Celsius;
-    In water polo, at the FINA World Masters Championships, a player cannot represent more than one team;
-    In Synchro, new adjustments in the judging system and change in the age groups (starting now at 25-29 – previously 20-29).