Tag: FINA Technical Open Water Swimming Committee

FINA Proposes Return Of World Cup To UAE

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. While most FINA professional marathon swimming competitions (FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup or FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix) offer anywhere from US$10,000 to US$20,000 in prize money, the new proposed swim organized by FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup race director Ayman Saad is reporting

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Jorge Delgado Talks Olympic Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jorge Auerlio Delgado Panchana of Ecuador was selected as the men’s head referee for the 2012 London Olympics Games marathon swim. “It was a great setup and it helped the continued development of the sport. There were so many turn buoys in the course; it was difficult for the pack to get around the buoys

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Thomas Lurz At 淺水灣泳灘

Thomas Lurz, and his female counterpart Emily Brunemann, will most likely wrap up their titles on the FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup professional circuit today. This will be a season-ending swim for the German superstar that saw him dominate the series at the age of 33 years. In addition to the 10 km race in Repulse Bay, the FINA Technical Open Water

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How Low Can It Go?

"What is the water temperature?" is one of the most common questions asked before an open water competition. The venues for FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup events, FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix events, FINA World Swimming Championship races and relays, and FINA World Junior Open Water Swimming Championship events are dictated by specific rules.

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