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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 - 19 Jan 2005
Lausanne (SUI), January 19, 2005 – The FINA Bureau held today an extraordinary meeting in Frankfurt (GER) and considered all the aspects in relation to the organisation of the 11th FINA World Championships in Montreal, Québec, Canada.
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 - 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 - 23 Nov 2004
Lausanne (SUI), November 23, 2004 – FINA is pleased to announce the appointment of ASTRALPOOL, one of the world’s leading swimming pool constructors companies, as FINA Official Partner for the period 2005-2008.
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 - 15 Sep 2004
Members of the Executive of Swimming South Africa met with Roland Schoeman and Ryk Neethling on Monday 13th September to discuss the unfortunate standoff that occurred between the team members and Swimming South Africa during the Olympic Games in Athens.
Swimming - 29 Jul 2004
Lausanne (SUI), July 28, 2004 – FINA, the swimming world governing body, acknowledged with regret the statements made by the great swimming champion Ian Thorpe (AUS) and his intention to bring the sport of swimming into disrepute by saying in an interview on Channel 7 (Australia) on July 27, 2004: 'For anyone to think that they’re swimming at a clean Olympic Games they’d be naive' and 'Of course I’ve swum against athletes that have been on drugs'.
Swimming - 16 Jun 2004
IEC in Sports has been distributing the Swimming World Cup events since 1994 and is preparing for another succesful series of events in the 2004/05 season.
Swimming - 16 Jun 2004
IEC in Sports has been distributing the Swimming World Cup events since 1994 and is preparing for another succesful series of events in the 2004/05 season.
Swimming - 20 May 2004
Lausanne (SUI), May 19, 2004 – FINA has decided in agreement with IOC and ATHOC to re-schedule the start of the swimming finals of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games at 19:30 (instead of 19:00) as requested by AOB, the Athens Olympic Broadcaster and the Olympic TV Right Holders in order to provide the best possible conditions for the TV coverage and the operations.
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 - 20 Feb 2004
Mustafa Larfaoui, the FINA President and Cornel Marculesku, the FINA Executive Director mentioned in yesterday’s statements the need for the installation of the roof structure over the outdoor Olympic swimming pool.
Swimming - 21 Nov 2003
World Cup Swimming kicks off the 24th of November in Daejon, Korea. IEC in Sports represents the global television rights for this top World Cup series through various agreements with individual organisers, event companies and agencies.
Swimming - 21 Nov 2003
World Cup Swimming kicks off the 24th of November in Daejon, Korea. IEC in Sports represents the global television rights for this top World Cup series through various agreements with individual organisers, event companies and agencies.
Swimming - 19 Nov 2003
The Ligue Europeenne de Natation (LEN) put up a total prize money of 34,000 euro plus additional valuable prizes for the 7th European Short Course Swimming Championships in Dublin (December 11-14).
Swimming - 18 Nov 2003
Ireland will host its first major international swimming event next month when the 2003 European Short Course Swimming Championships are staged at the National Aquatic Centre from December 11th to 14th. The European Championships, hosted by Swim Ireland, were secured for Dublin with the support of Fáilte Ireland (Irish Tourism Authority) and through International Sports Tourism Initiative.
Swimming - 18 Nov 2003
Ireland will host its first major international swimming event next month when the 2003 European Short Course Swimming Championships are staged at the National Aquatic Centre from December 11th to 14th. The European Championships, hosted by Swim Ireland, were secured for Dublin with the support of Fáilte Ireland (Irish Tourism Authority) and through International Sports Tourism Initiative.
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 - 26 Jun 2003
FINA is pleased to announce a new partnership with adidas, one of the leading global sports brands. adidas will be an official supplier of the 10th FINA World Championships in Barcelona from the 12th – 27th July 2003.
Swimming - 24 Jun 2003
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) announced that it has renewed its agreement with FINA, the international swimming federation, securing exclusive broadcasting rights for four world championships up to 2005.
Water polo - 24 Jun 2003
FINA (Le Federation Internationale de Natation), the world governing body for aquatic sports, announced that ESPN will air 25 hours of the 10th FINA World Championships from Barcelona, Spain, between July 13 and July 27.
Swimming - 12 Mar 2003
Due to the present world political situation, the second meet of the FINA Marathon Swimming World Cup 2003, scheduled for Dubai (UAE) on March 14, has been cancelled.
Swimming - 03 Oct 2002
British Swimming is the latest governing body to show its commitment to drug-free sport by signing up to UK Sport’s out-of-competition testing of individuals programme. Details of elite athletes with a disability will be included on the testing register.
Swimming - 04 Jul 2002
IEC in Sports has during the summer secured a number of television properties in the world of swimming and diving, including:
Swimming - 28 Jan 2002
FINA signed today a contract for a new four-year partnership agreement with the world renowned Swiss watch brand OMEGA, a company of the Swatch Group.
Water polo - 25 Jan 2002
The summer of 2004 will be a busy one for downtown Long Beach. After having already secured the Janet Evans Invitational Swim Meet and the USA Olympic Swimming Trials at an elaborately dressed temporary venue near the Long Beach Convention Center, the city can now add the USA Water Polo Olympic Trials to its roster of events.
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.
Swimming - 17 Jul 2001
The schedule of the FINA Water Polo World League, which will have its first edition in 2002 was officially approved in Fukuoka with the occasion of the 9th FINA World Swimming Championships.
Swimming - 20 Feb 2001
Just as Swimming searched the globe to find the best National Performance Director and appointed Bill Sweetenham, one of Australia’s finest coaches, it has now looked beyond the boundaries of the swimming pool to another aquatic sport for its first ever Chairman of British Swimming.
Swimming - 18 Dec 2000
European Swimming League Renews EBU Contract
Swimming - 11 Oct 1999
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