Tag: FINA World Swimming Championships

The thirteenth edition of the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) will take place in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, in December 2016. About one thousand of the world best swimmers are expected to take part, from over 176 different countries. Forty six medals will be offered for the best times in each event in the competition, lasting for six days, and about 35,000 spectators are expected to attend the events. Windsor was awarded the right to hold this championship in 2012 by the Federation Internationale de Natation, or International Swimming Federation, known as FINA, over its rivals, Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi and Ashgabat. Continue reading →