Great memories for Team Canada were made in Budapest this summer at the 2017 FINA World Aquatic Championships.
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Canadian athletes returning home after two weeks of action at the FINA World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary will bring with them medals, new national records and valuable experience at a high-stakes competition ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Here’s a look at the most notable performances by Canadians at the aquatics worlds.
Kylie Masse led all Canadians — swimmers or otherwise — at the aquatics worlds, scoring the country’s lone world title and setting a new world record to boot in the 100-metre backstroke final, and breaking six Canadian records. That gold was also the first at a world championships by a Canadian swimmer since 2007. Kylie Masse: Made in Canada Masse was also a part of the mixed relay teams that won a pair of bronze ...
FINA Names Fukuoka (2021), Doha (2023) Hosts for Future FINA World Championships
Congrats to Water Polo Canada on their new partnership with INS Quebec. Great to see amazing work being done in the preparations of your national team athletes.
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Judi Enns Bradette elected as Synchro Canada’s new President
Canada’s ‘dynamic duet’ outside the pool and at the FINA table, continues to provide strong leadership internationally. Click here to learn more about the happenings from Budapest, Hungary.
AQUATICS CANADA AQUATIQUES NAMES CHEF DE MISSION FOR FINA 2015 WORLD AQUATIC CHAMPIONSHIPS
Ottawa, August 2014 – Aquatics Canada Aquatiques is pleased to announce the appointment of Margie Schuett as Chef de Mission, Canada, for the 16th FINA World Aquatic Championships taking place July 24 – August 9, 2015 in Kazan Russia.
Water Polo Canada (WPC) has announced that Conrad Hadubiak was elected today as its new President following the national sport federation’s Annual General Meeting held in Ottawa June 6 to 8.
Mr. Hadubiak has served on Water Polo Canada’s Board of Directors since 2009. He previously served on the Board of Water Polo Saskatchewan from 2005 to 2009 (including three years as Chair).
China has retained its place as the leading global sports nation for 2013, according to the second annual edition of the Sportcal report that analyses the success of nations in attracting major sports events.
The Global Sports Impact (GSI) Project is an extensive study by Sportcal, the leading sports market research company, which has analysed over 700 major
Lausanne (SUI), May 29, 2013 – FINA was elevated to top-tier Group A (which comprises also Athletics and Gymnastics) in terms of the contribution of each International Federation to the Olympic programme. This a natural consequence of the success and popularity of FINA’s disciplines within the Games – as demonstrated by an independent study carried out by the IOC after the 2012 Olympics in London -, but also to the impact and strength of FINA World Championships and other FINA events around the world.
The decision was announced today by the International Olympic Committee, after a meeting with the Association of Olympic International Federations, at the SportAccord convention taking place in St-Petersburg (RUS).
“We have always considered our Aquatic disciplines a pillar of the Olympics, and this decision confirms this status. Our events are attended by worldwide stars, generate memorable performances and ...