Olympic selection in open water swimming will be held on may 29-30 in Japan

The qualifying pre-Olympic marathon in open water swimming will be held in Fukuoka, Japan, at the end of may 2021, according to the official website of the International swimming Federation (FINA).The qualification tournament was supposed to be held in 2020, but, like the 2020 Olympics, it was postponed to 2021.“So far, FINA has announced that […]

Swimming as a sport-through the centuries to achievements

Swimming and healthSwimming as a sport has long established itself among professionals and Amateurs, but its importance for health promotion and human development in General, it is difficult to overestimate: strengthens internal organs and their work: heart, vascular and nervous systems (eliminates nervousness), breathing; promotes the growth of teenagers, as the spine is unloaded and […]

SPANISH WJR HOLDER VAZQUEZ RUIZ TAKES 400 IM TITLE IN PORTUGAL

Day 2 of the 2020 Pura Loulé meet in Portugal was again without Olympic gold medalist Mireia Belmonte, despite the versatile 29-year-old having appeared on the start lists. With the Spaniard star’s absence in the women’s 400m free event, it was countrymate Paula Juste Sanchez who got the job done for gold. Clocking a time of 4:13.46, the 17-year-old […]

Asian Games Medallist Swimmer Virdhawal Khade Might “Consider Retirement” If Pools Don’t Open For Training

Asian Games bronze medallist Virdhawal Khade said the delay in resumption of training would put the Indian swimmers at a huge disadvantage ahead of Tokyo Olympic Games. Frustrated at not being able to resume training, Asian Games bronze medallist Virdhawal Khade on Sunday said he may consider retiring from the sport if swimming pools continue […]

FINA approved world record for the Russian swimmers at short course swimming

The international swimming Federation (FINA) has officially approved a new world record in the 4×50 meter mixed combined relay in a 25-meter pool. It was installed by Russians Kliment Kolesnikov, Vladimir Morozov, Arina Surkova and Maria Kameneva in December 2019. FINA and the VFP congratulate Kliment, Vladimir, Arina and Maria and their coaches with the […]