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Apr 5, 2017, 8:16 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 inevitably become involved in the flurry of events. Bp2017 Media has collected 100 tips on spending quality free time in the area 100 days prior to the commencement of events on July 14th.
Apr 5, 2017, 2:20 PM
Bp2017 Nonprofit LLC and the Hungarian Post presented ceremonially the stamp issued by the Hungarian Post related to the 17th FINA World Championships on Wednesday.
Apr 5, 2017, 9:13 AM
Summer is approaching as it is reflected by the weather and the calendar is also in line with our expectations. There are 100 days left until the event, the 17th FINA World Championships will begin on 14th July. The biggest sporting event in the history of Hungary will be the world championships of six disciplines. The protagonists are becoming more and more excited and determined, therefore preparation is getting harder and harder.
Apr 4, 2017, 1:08 PM
She is the most experienced member of the host synchronised swimming team. She was the Synchronised Swimmer of the Year 3 times (2008, 2010, 2011), being 17 she was the youngest member of the whole Hungarian delegates in the London Olympic Games. However, a year later suddenly she retired from racing. Now the 17th FINA World Championships provides her with another chance and possibility. Szofi Kiss will certainly be a protagonist at the event in Városliget.
Apr 3, 2017, 6:52 PM
The FINA/NVC Diving World Series 3 station got successfully launched in Kazan, Russia.
Apr 3, 2017, 10:59 AM
One of the greatest person of the Hungarian and world swimming sport won the gold medal of 200m breaststroke in Helsinki in 1952, while she completed the race by swimming in butterfly.
Apr 1, 2017, 4:33 PM
Holland has been famous of its short distance swimmers, but Sharon van Rouwendaal is an exception. A couple of years ago she moved to France in order to improve in the longer distances as well. She is not a specialist, she has great results in the pool, but the world learned her name after her fantastic win in the open water event at the 2016 Olympics.
Mar 31, 2017, 12:54 PM
Canada is one of the most successful nations in synchronised swimming. The performance is always a captivating experience to watch, the choreography mixes the modern and the unique elements perfectly. Over the last three years, Canadian synchronised swimming has been working on preparing the new generation. At the very same time, one of the most successful athletes of the discipline will say goodbye to competitive synchronised swimming at the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest this summer.
Mar 29, 2017, 2:10 PM
Water polo was kind of a men’s privilege in Russia in the Soviet era, after becoming independent, however, the women’s national team has become stronger and stronger. They have been among the favourites since the mid 90s, and their aim is to win a medal at the 2017 FINA World Championships as well.
Mar 27, 2017, 12:01 PM
According to Cornel Marculescu, Executive Director of FINA, the 17th FINA World Championships in Hungary are expected to be one of the best in the history of the Event. The director of the International Swimming Federation and the members of the various disciplines’ Technical Committees evaluated the preparations of the 17th FINA World Championships in joint meetings and site visits with the Budapest 2017 Organising Committee.