Tag: IOC

FINA’s COVID-19 Advice

FINA's COVID-19 Advice Courtesy of FINA, Lausanne, Switzerland. FINA is the governing body of aquatics that includes global responsibilities to sanction the following: * FINA UltraMarathon Swimming Series * FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series * FINA Olympic Marathon Swim Qualifier * World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships * FINA World Aquatic

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Racing At 5 am

Racing At 5 am Courtesy of Nippon TV News 24 Japan, Tokyo, Japan. While the pool swimmers will compete in the Olympic finals in the mid-morning hours during the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games so the American television audience will watch the Olympic swim finals live in prime time, the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim finalists will swim even earlier in the morning.

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Problems Continue For Odaiba Marine Park

Problems Continue For Odaiba Marine Park Courtesy of Kyodo News, Odaiba Marine Park, Tokyo Bay, Japan. Less than a week after the Tokyo 2020 Marathon Swimming Test Event was cut short from 10 km to 5 km, and the start time was moved forward to 7 am due to the warm air and water temperatures, problems continued for the planning of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic

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