A recent economic impact study, conducted by the Canadian Sports Tourism Alliance, revealed that the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) and the FINA World Aquatics Convention held last December in Windsor, Canada, generated over $32 million of “economic activity” for the city. Show More Summary
Olympic champion Adam Peaty proves he's on good form after the World Championships with a comfortable win in the 100m breaststroke at the Manchester International swim meet at Manchester Aquatics Centre.
South Korean swimming stars Park Tae-hwan and An Se-hyeon were named honorary ambassadors for the 2019 world championships Wednesday. The organizing committee for the 2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships, which take place in Gwangju, 350 kilometers south of Seoul, unveiled Park and An as their goodwill ambassadors. Park is the only South Korean swimmer to [...]
Swimmer Christian Sprenger talks about his world record feat at the World Aquatic Championships in Rome in 2009 as his personal defining moment in sport. More Defining Moments in Australian History
Hotels in Budapest during the two weeks of the 2017 World Aquatics Championships this July 14-30 had occupancy rates over 90% and average room prices were double the usual, according to state news wire MTI. Around 485,000 spectators viewed sports events at five locations in Budapest and Balatonfüred as part of the 17th FINA World [...]
Great Britain claim silver in the 4x100m medley relay at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
Defending champion Gary Hunt makes a mistake on his final dive to drop from first to fifth in the high dive at the World Championships.
Fresh off a cliff-diving win in Portugal earlier this month, Mexico’s Adriana Jiménez won silver today at the women’s 20-meter high diving event at the World Aquatics Championships in Hungary. FULL STORY The post Mexico wins silver in women’s high diving appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Great Britain's Ben Proud claims a bronze in the men's 50m freestyle final at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
Watch Great Britain's James Guy win bronze in the men's 100m butterfly final at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam The USA maintains it's lead in the swimming medal table through day 6 of the 2017 FINA World Championships. In the overall aquatic sports medal table, however, China has 12 golds to the USA's 11. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Worlds Medal Table: Manuel Pushes U.S. to Double-Digit Golds on Day 6
Great Britain's Adam Peaty defends his 50m breaststroke title to complete a World Aquatics Championships double-double.
Britain's Adam Peaty defends his 50m breaststroke title with another stunning display to complete a World Aquatics Championships double-double in Budapest.
By James Sutherland on SwimSwam Kylie Masse won the first Canadian gold medal at the FINA World Aquatics Championships since 2007. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Kylie Masse Becomes 1st Canadian Female To Win A Swimming World Titl...
USA's Lilly King sets a new world record of 1.04.13 in the women's 100m breaststroke final at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
Canada's Kylie Masse produces a new world record in the 100m backstroke final at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
Adam Peaty produces a new world record in the 50m breaststroke in the heats at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
British diver and Olympian Tom Daley took home his first individual World Championship gold medal in the 10 meter platform final at the World Aquatics Championship in Budapest over the weekend. The BBC reports: Daley, eliminated in the semi-finals o… Read The post Tom Daley Celebrates Weekend Gold Medal: ‘I am the World Champion’ — WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Great Britain's Ben Proud wins the men's 50m butterfly title at the World Championships in Budapest.
Great Britain's Adam Peaty sets a new World Championship record as he successfully defended his men's 100m breaststroke title in Budapest.