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Apr 17, 2017, 11:07 AM
We have 90 days left until the start of the 17. FINA World Championships and these days the world rankings are changing minute after minute. Still we intend to provide a momentary status report about where the top competitors are at the moment.
Apr 16, 2017, 11:35 AM
We have 90 days left until the start of the 17. FINA World Championships and these days world rankings are changing minute after minute. Still we intend to provide a momentary status report about where the top competitors are at the moment.
Apr 16, 2017, 9:59 AM
Cate and Bronte, the two Campbell-girls who dominate Australian swimming. Both of them are Olympic and world champions. It is almost impossible to leave them out of the Australian team for any major international events – except when they decide not to go. Actually, this is the case now, since in Budapest only one of the Campbells will fight for medals: Bronte.
Apr 15, 2017, 12:14 PM
High diving will be one of the most spectacular disciplines of the 2017 FINA World Championships from 28 to 30 July in a very attractive environment on the banks of the Danube river, right in front of the Hungarian Parliament Building. It is not easy to say who will be the top favourite in the women’s event, but 2015 world champion and two-time Red Bull Cliff Diving Series gold medalist Rachelle Simpson will be one of the medal contenders.
Apr 15, 2017, 9:05 AM
In the previous 16 world championships Australia finished among top3 on the medal table ten times. Only the United States performed better, so it is not surprise that the whole swimming community follows the happenings of the Australian Championships – especially before an approaching world championships.
Apr 13, 2017, 3:32 PM
She came, she saw, she has been working through strong-minded concepts and… has conquered at least the sympathy and respect of the Hungarian synchronised swimming community. The rest will turn out in the world championships. Certainly, nobody expects victory, but for the members of the Hungarian team the biggest compliment would be, after getting out of the swimming-pool located in City Park, the magical words: Good job!
Apr 13, 2017, 2:10 PM
Budapest will mark the tenth anniversary of technical routines in the history of FINA World Championships. It was during the Melbourne WCH in 2007 that technical and free routines were separated in solo, duet and team events. Consequently, the number of medals increased from 4 to 7. Another period will come to an end at the 17th FINA WCH, FINA Technical Synchronised Swimming Committee may propose modifications to rules for the following 4-year term.
Apr 13, 2017, 12:57 PM
17th FINA World Championships and 17th FINA Masters World Championships Hungarian host cities including the capital city, Budapest and Balatonfüred providing the open water swimming venue are of uniquely rich cultural, natural and built heritage. World championships for six disciplines will be held in the middle of the high season thus those arriving in Budapest or lake Balaton for the championships will definitely not be bored. What else is there to do in Budapest this time? A lot. Here are some ideas.
Apr 12, 2017, 3:28 PM
The site – with its renewed appearance – has been available again since Monday. All volunteers have to follow some important steps in order to return to their accounts!
Apr 12, 2017, 12:06 PM
All smiles and very balanced, a huge fan of Game of Thrones, a street named after him in his hometown. Five-time Olympic and five-time world champion. Everyone likes him and gets on well with him. His only weakness is his sweet tooth, but since he is aware of it, he does not even attempt approaching dessert counters. It sounds too perfect to be true, doesn’t it?