Swimming clinic attracts many in Abidjan (CIV)

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The Fédération Ivoirienne de Natation et de Sauvetage (F.I.N.S.) held a clinic for Swimming Judges, Officials and Referees in Côte d'Ivoire's capital, Abidjan from August 23-26 2011. Swimming expert Thierry Bonnamant from France was welcomed by 44 participants eager to learn the ropes of officiating at national swimming events.

The three-day course was divided in five modules, including the following topics: Swimming Rules, Antidoping Control, Swimsuits Rules, Jury of appeal, etc. On top of this, pool practice and debriefing sessions together with the NF's authorities and federal coach took place.