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Swimming - 12 Oct 2015 - Bidding
In the wake of the success of the organization of the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships in 2013, the Danish Swimming Federation together with Sport Event Denmark and Wonderful Copenhagen now look forward to hosting once again in 2017. Denmark was up against the strong nations Poland and Italy.
Swimming - 30 Jun 2015 - Bidding
Potential bidders to the organisation of the FINA World Championships and FINA World Masters Championships in 2021 and 2023 gathered today in Lausanne (SUI) for an information meeting on the bidding procedure for these two events.
Swimming - 04 Jun 2015 - Bidding
As FINA prepares for another record-breaking World Championships in Kazan, Russia, world-class cities from 7 countries across 4 continents have expressed a strong interest in hosting the 2021 and 2023 World Championships.
Swimming - 08 May 2015 - Bidding
Denmark bids for the LEN Short Course Championships 2017 with an impressive bid based upon a solid success in 2013 where Denmark played host to the event. In 2017 Copenhagen will stage the event in a brand new, state of art Multi Arena. Members of the LEN Executive have just visited Copenhagen and are very positive about the bid.
Swimming - 04 Apr 2005
Lausanne (SUI), April 4, 2005 – The FINA delegation composed by the FINA Executive Director Cornel Marculescu, FINA Marketing Agent (Dentsu) representatives Akira Hirakata and Akino Fuchi, and FINA TV Counsellor Keith Thomas visited from March 31-April 2, 2005 the City of Moscow, one of the bidders for the 13th FINA World Championships 2009.
Swimming - 12 Jan 2005
Lausanne (SUI), January 11, 2005 – The FINA Executive met today in Montreal (CAN) with the Organising Committee of the 11th FINA World Championships 2005.
Swimming - 19 Nov 2004
Lausanne (SUI), November 18, 2004 – FINA and the nine potential candidates to the organisation of the 13th FINA World Championships in 2009 had today in Lausanne the first information meeting concerning the analysis of the aspects related to the bidding process and the organisation of the championships. The delegations of Athens (GRE), Budapest (HUN), Copenhagen (DEN), Dubai (UAE), Moscow (RUS), Paris (FRA), Rome (ITA), Stockholm (SWE) and Tokyo (JPN) were welcomed by the FINA President Mustapha
Swimming - 01 Nov 2004
Lausanne (SUI), November 1, 2004 – Nine cities announced their intention to bid for the 13th FINA World Championships in 2009.
Swimming - 01 Apr 2004
UK Sport’s efforts to bring the world’s leading sports events to the UK continued today as the organisation committed £950,000 of Lottery funding towards the staging costs of the 2008 World Short Course Championships in Manchester.
Swimming - 22 Mar 2004
Lausanne (SUI), March 22, 2004 – FINA learnt with great disappointment that the construction of the temporary roof in the main swimming competition venue for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens has been cancelled.
Swimming - 25 Feb 2004
Madrid, 24 February 2004- After the preliminary entry deadline, 39 countries in all have confirmed their entry to the 27th LEN European Swimming Championships, being held at the M86 complex in Madrid, Spain.
Swimming - 17 Jul 2003
Britain’s bid to stage the 2006 IPC World Swimming Championships in Swansea received a significant boost this week as UK Sport – the organisation responsible for co-ordinating major events on home soil – awarded £382,000 of Lottery funding towards the bidding and staging costs of the event.
Swimming - 23 Jul 2001
In the best Hollywood style, FINA President Mustapha Larfaoui announced on Saturday at a Press Conference at 16.00 that Montreal (CAN) will host the 11th FINA World Swimming Championships in 2005.
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