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Australia dominate men’s race & women’s race is another win for Brazil’s Cunha

The venue for the event was located at Sun Moon Lake in the foothills of the Central Mountain Range, the country’s largest lake (swimming is only allowed in the lake with special permission during organised events) with its turquoise waters surrounded by mountains covered in thick green forest.

This inaugural event hosted by the Chinese Taipei Swimming Association was the eighth out of nine events in the World Series with some top overall ranking places still up for grabs in the FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series.

Marathon Swim World Series 2019
Nantou, Chinese Taipei
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07Sep2019

PR 77- Sloman (AUS) and Cunha (BRA) lead first Chinese Taipei Marathon Swim Series

This morning, Saturday September 7, in Nantou (TPE), Australia's Nicholas Sloman and Brazil's Ana Marcela Cunha dominated the 10km men and women's races of the penultimate leg of the FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series.

Press Releases 2019
Nantou, Chinese Taipei
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07Sep2019

Russia chasing gold in World Junior Women's Water Polo Championship

Sixteen teams, with Russia willing to successfully defend the title achieved in 2017 in Volos (GRE), will compete in Funchal (POR) between September 9-15, on the occasion of the FINA World Junior Women's Water Polo Championship.

World Women’s Junior Water Polo Championships 2019
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06Sep2019

Golden Gwangju – diving: Yang Jian (CHN) “Make winning a habit”

Against all doubts and odds, Yang Jian has shrugged off the ‘runner-up curse’ and snatched his first individual world title in the men's 10m platform on his third trip to the World Championships. Yang, bronze medallist in Budapest and runner-up in the World Cup last year in Wuhan, first claimed mixed team event gold with Lin Shan in Gwangju and then added the most appreciated individual title of his career in the last event of the diving competition, the 10m platform.

World Championships 2019
Gwangju, Korea
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06Sep2019

Golden Gwangju – water polo: Ashleigh Johnson (USA) Fantastic effort by everyone

The 2019 FINA World Championships featured many emotions for the victorious USA women’s water polo team. The return of key players, the joy of winning a title, the opportunity to advance their sport and their support of each other in the face of tragedy.

World Championships 2019
Gwangju, Korea
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06Sep2019

PR 76 – Sixteen junior squads to join Funchal (POR) for Women's WP World Championships

From September 9-15, sixteen teams representing the five continents will be taking part in the FINA World Junior Women's Water Polo Championships 2019 in Funchal, the capital city of Portugal's island Madeira.

For a six-day tournament, the modern Complexo de Piscinas Olimpicas do Funchal will welcome teams from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Russia, Spain, South Africa and the USA.

Press Releases 2019
Funchal, Portugal
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06Sep2019

UltraMarathon: Gold for Stochino (ITA) and Maurer (GER) in Croatia

Edoardo Stochino, from Italy, and Angela Maurer, from Germany, were the winners of the fifth leg of the FINA UltraMarathon Swim Series, held in Novi (CRO) on August 31, 2019. The Italian winner needed 4h18m03s to complete the 20km-race, while the experienced German ace completed the event in 4h28m10s.

UltraMarathon Swim Series 2019
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02Sep2019

PR 75 – Russia stands out at inaugural FINA World Youth artistic swimming championships

The 1st ever edition of the FINA World Youth Artistic Swimming Championships 2019, in which about 330 promising artistic swimming athletes aged between 13-15 years old took part, came to an end in Samorin (SVK) on Sunday September 1 after five days of demonstration of elegance and highly athletic skills.

Press Releases 2019
Samorin, Slovakia
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02Sep2019

Youth Artistic Swimming Worlds, Samorin, Day 5: Two more titles swept away by Russia

The inaugural FINA Youth World Artistic Swimming Championships came to a close on Sunday evening at the X-bionic Arena of Samorin, Slovakia. With the remaining 2 sets of medals decided for Duets and Teams, celebrations continued at the Medal Ceremony and spectacular Gala party, seeing Slovak senior team and Russian star guest Varvara Subbotina. Yet again, the crowd was simply fantastic, supporting all competitors and showing their appreciation for their skills throughout the events.

World Youth Artistic Swimming Championships 2019
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01Sep2019

Youth Artistic Swimming Worlds, Samorin, Day 4: medals on offer grabbed by 5 nations

The 1st FINA World Youth Artistic Swimming Championships hit its midst at the X-Bionic Arena of Samorin, Slovakia, featuring some of the finest under 15 age group talents competed passionately and emotionally.

World Youth Artistic Swimming Championships 2019
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31Aug2019

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