FINA COMPETITION BIDS
FINA offers a range of opportunities to bring the excitement of a FINA Aquatics event to your City. The links below provide information about the available events, and FINA is happy to provide additional information at any time, including the use of temporary pools in existing venues.
Bidding Deadline: June 31, 2021
WORLD JUNIOR SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021
Since 2006, FINA organizes World Junior Swimming Championships to allow young swimmers to develop through elite level competition. Every two years, about 500 swimmers aged between 14 and 18 years old (girls between 14-17, boys between 15-18) gather together to test their skills among an up-and-coming field. Discover the competition
WOMEN'S WATER POLO WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL 2020
The FINA Water Polo World League is the world’s first global league bringing together the best national water polo teams from around the world, concluding in the prestigious FINA Water Polo World League Super Final.
Established in 2002 (for men) and 2004 (for women), the competition formula comprises preliminary tournaments in the five continents and the Super Final for both the men’s and women’s league, where the best eight teams of the preliminaries fight for the World League title and for the best share of the competition’s prize money. Discover the competition
WATER POLO CHALLENGERS CUP 2021
Formerly known as the Development Trophy, instituted in 2007 and run every second year, the competition has had a chequered career and brought many a new water polo country to the international stage. Discover the competition
WORLD WATER POLO MEN/WOMEN CHAMPIONSHIPS (U16) 2022
More information coming soon
World Youth Water Polo Men/Women Championships (U20) 2021
FINA World Youth WP Men & Women Championships (U20) is held every two years for the players under the age of 20. Discover the competition
World Junior Water Polo Men/Women Championships (U18) 2022
FINA World Youth WP Men & Women Championships (U18) is held every two years for the players under the age of 18. Discover the competition
WORLD JUNIOR DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022
The FINA World Junior Diving Championships are held every two years, bringing together young prospects from the strongest nations in the sport to compete at world level.
The six-day competition is divided into two age groups (A and B). Group A is for divers from 16 to 18 and Group B for divers from 14 to 15 years old. There are 14 events on the programme: 1m springboard, 3m springboard and 10m platform for A and B as well as a 3m springboard synchro event mixing A and B. First held in 1977, the event welcomes about 200 divers from 30 countries at each edition. The 22nd FINA World Junior Diving Championships were organised in Kyiv (UKR) in 2018. Discover the competition
High Diving World Cup 2022
The FINA High Diving World Cup welcomes the world's best high divers in action every year in a three-day event. The 2019 FINA High Diving World Cup witnessed more than 40 participants. Since the remarkable introduction of High Diving in the FINA World Championships programme and crowning moment of the first-ever World champions in Barcelona (ESP) in 2013, the sport has continued to grow in popularity and attractiveness. Two events are on the programme: a men's competition in five rounds competing from 27m and a women's competition in three rounds diving from 20m. Discover the competition
Artistic Swimming World Series Super Final 2022
Participation will be open to the 12 finalists of the FINA Artistic Swimming World Series in each of the four (4) categories: solo, duet, mixed duet and teams based on their points placement and by invitation only. Discover the competition