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2017. 07. 16 - 29.

Hajos Alfred Complex, Margaret Island

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Team USA won in men's 4x100m medley relay

Team USA won in women's 4x100m medley relay

HOSSZÚ Katinka (HUN) won in women's 400m IM

LACOURT Camille (FRA) won in men's 50m backstroke

SJOSTROM Sarah (SWE) won in women's 50m freestyle

KALISZ Chase (USA) won in men's 400m IM

KING Lilly (USA) won in women's 50m breaststroke

Men's High diving results: 1. Steve Lo Bue (USA) 397.15 2. Michal Navratil (CZE) 390.90 3. Alessandro De Rose (ITA) 379.65

LEDECKY Katie (USA) won in women's 800m freestyle

SJOSTROM Sarah (SWE) just broke the World Record in women's 50m freestyle semi-final

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2017. 07. 16 - 29.

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Address:

1138 Budapest, Margitsziget

Transportation

  • Bus No. 26, 1 minute walk to the main entrance
  • Trams No. 4 and 6, getting off at Margaret Bridge, 8-10 minute walk to the main entrance

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Short story

Named after its architect, Alfréd Hajós, the first Olympic champion of Hungary (winner of the 100 and 1200m freestyle events at the 1896 Athens Games), this outstanding pool complex witnessed a series of major international competitions in the past. Its main building was constructed within seven months back in 1930 – a speed copied by the builders of the brand new Dagály swimming venue – and upon the occasion of major international championships, outdoor pools were added in different periods.
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The extension block which was added for the occasion of the 2006 European Swimming Championships bears the name of the legendary swim coach, Tamás Széchy. Currently 8 open or closed swimming pools and international standard diving platforms, covering nearly 80.000 m2, await professional and recreational sportsmen and women alike.

The “Hajós” - as it is referred within the Hungarian sport world - complex is located on Margaret Island, a spectacular scenery itself, which is considered the “Central Park” of Budapest. It is the focal point of domestic aquatic sports.

Generations of legendary Hungarian water polo players were trained here, conquering the world by clinching 9 Olympic titles. A real paradise for aquatics, offering a full range of facilities, warm-up and training – even foreign players label the Margaret Island as the Mecca of water polo sport. The extended tribunes will hold 7,000 seats in 2017 that will surely be filled each evening.

In the hall of the Alfréd Hajós Swimming Complex engraved marble slabs honour the names of Hungarian World and Olympic Champions in water sports. We wish that this list shall become even longer after the 17th FINA World Championships!

You can also take a tour online.