Finswimming in World Games 2021 – Birmingham, USA

(Sportalsub.net / IWGA) - Leer en Español The official Sports Programme for The World Games 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama - USA has just been published at the Annual General Meeting of the International World Games Association (IWGA), which is taking place during the SportAccord summit in Bangkok, Thailand. 3,600 athletes from more than 100 countries will compete in 30 official sports when The World Games return to the United States for the first time since 1981. A total of 30 official sports will be showcased at the multi-sport event, to be held from 15 to 25 July 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama. Information regarding to disciplines from each sport that will feature in the Games will be published later this year. IWGA President José Perurena says: “I'm sure this programme will be attra...

Olympic Games: Freediving or Finswimming? And what about Underwater Hockey or Underwater Rugby?

(Sportalsub.net / Miguel A. Cedeño O.) - Leer en Español One of the main aspirations of all athletes who reach the high competitive level is to participate in the Olympic Games, the maximum sport event in the world that, every 4 years, brings together the best exponents of each of their sports. In the last 20 years there have been many rumors, advances and trials for Underwater Activities, specifically in the form of Finswimming, to join the program of the Olympic Games, first as an exhibition sport, and then as an official sport; however the road is still long and at least for Tokyo 2020, the underwater sport won’t be present.   Advertisiment The CMAS promotes Apnea (Freediving) for the Olympic Games However, in the last year (2017-2018) this trend has started...

Final Results and Videos – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 1 – Eger, Hungary

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / MBSZ) – Leer en Español The XIII Edition of the Finswimming World Cup of the World Underwater Federation begins again with its first round in the city of Eger, Hungary, from 23 to 25 February START LISTS AND LIVE RESULTS ALL VIDEOS SESSION 4 - Sunday afternoon February 25th 2018 SESSION 3 - Sunday morning February 25th 2018 SESSION 2 – Saturday evening February 24th 2018 SESSION 1 – Saturday morning February 24th 2018 INFO PACK (PDF) More info: cmas.org / buvar.hu / Facebook ...

Results – International Finswimming Competition – Winter Cup BCN February 2018. Barcelona, Spain

(Sportalsub.net / FEDAS / FECDAS) - Leer en Español International Finswimming Competition - Winter Cup BCN February 17-18 2018. Barcelona, Spain The Championship had great value in the category of children and cadets, with great quality for future generations RESULTS JUNIOR – SENIOR CHILDRENS (INFANTIL – CADETS) DOCUMENTS START LIST (PDF) INVITATION (PDF) More info: FECDAS ...

Interview – Katya Sokolovskaya, a mermaid from Kiev (Ukraine) now in Barcelona (Spain)

(Sportalsub.net / Finswimmer.com) - Leer en Español Katya Sokolovskaya is one of the best young sports girls in the world of Finswimming. She lives in Kiev (Ukraine) and at the moment she is in Barcelona to train with Riccardo Galli and Albert Batalla in the Club Natació Hospitalet. We want to know something more about her and her life. Hi Katya, you are one of the best finswimmers all around the world. Tell us briefly your career, from the beginnings ‘till now. I started to practice Finswimming from the age of 10 years. When I was 14 y.o I was selected in junior national team. In my first world championship our relay (4*200) I was second, that was my first attainment. Then medals in World Cups. The best year for me was 2015. I was European Champion in marathon (6km) and t...

Final Results – 16th Asian Finswimming Championships 2017. Yantai, China

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / CMAS Asia / KUA) - Leer en Español The Asian Finswimming Championships was held in Yantai city from 7th December to 13th 2017. Almost 200 finswimmers from 10 countries. 3 asian records. Minji CHOI (KOR), 100 m BF Women in 47"58 (previous 47"70) 1Thanh Loc NGUYEN (VIE), 200 m SF Men in 01'21"39 (previous 01'21"86) Jihwan YUN (KOR), 50 m BF Men in 19"35 (previous 19"52). RESULTS results Day 4 afternoon results Day 4 morning results Day 3 afternoon results Day 3 morning esults Day 2 afternoon results Day 2 morning results Day 1 afternoon results Day 1 morning Videos. Youtube Navi Finswimming More info: CMAS  / CMAS Asia ...

Brazil Wins First Medals In Its International Debut In Finswimming In Colombia

(Special Sportalsub.net / Leblonfins) - Leer en Español As we mentioned in the previous article: Brazil Incursion In Finswimming, Thanks To Leblonfins, FEDECAS and Sportsub & Sportalsub a delegation from this great South American country was present for the first time in a FinSwimming Championship, when members of the club Leblonfins / Botafogo participated in the  Campeonato Nacional de Velocidad, Interclubes y Universitario de Natación con Aletas FEDECAS 2017 held in Cartagena, Colombia from October 20 to 22. Bruno Frazao , a 29-year-old athlete, won two silver medals in the 50 bifins (22.10) and 100 bifins (50.83) in the Master V0 category (29-34 years) in which he shared the podium with the winner of both tests, the Colombian Julio Cesar Galofre, who has been South Americ...

Results – CMAS Finswimming Golden Final 2017 – Antalya, Turkey

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / TSSF) - Leer en Español The Turkish Underwater Sports Federation – authorized by CMAS – organized the final round of the XII. CMAS World Cup 2017 in Finswimming-Pool and Open Water, on the 21st of September – 25th of September in Antalya (Turkey). SWIMMING POOL RESULTS OPEN WATER RESULTS (not published yet) More info: Facebook / Instagram  / CMAS Website / Official Website ...

Brazil Incursion In Finswimming, thanks to Leblonfins, FEDECAS and Sportsub & Sportalsub

(Special Sportalsub.net) - Leer en Español Brazil Incursion In Finswimming, Thanks To Leblonfins, FEDECAS and Sportsub & Sportalsub After his successful participation in the Course of Monitors and Trainers of Finswimming Level 1 Sportsub Online - III Edition. July-August 2017, coach and sports promoter JSC Mauricio and creator of the Leblonfins brand continues the work of boosting Finswimming in Brazil. Thanks to the contact and efforts made between Miguel Cedeño, Director of Sportsub & Sportalsub.net and William Peña, President of FEDECAS Colombia and CMAS Zone America, Brazil will be present for the first time in a National Finswiming Championship in Colombia in the month of October, as it publishes Leblonfins in its website LeblonFins team competing in the Colombia ...

Final Results – 15th CMAS Finswimming World Junior Championships Tomsk, Russia 2017

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / Tomsk 2017) - Leer en Español 15th CMAS Finswimming World Junior Championships Tomsk, Russia 31 July - 7 August 2017 Results - Videos - Official Website FINSWIMMING TOMSK: MIHAYLUSHKINA DOMINATES AT THE WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS After impressing at The World Games in Wroclaw, where she won 3 medals (2 golds and one silver), 15 years old russian rising star Ekaterina Mihaylushkina emerged as absolutely dominant figure at the Finswimming World Junior Championships in Tomsk (Russia), winning 3 individual golds, another one and one silver with the relays. Representing at the same time the present and the future of the Finswimming at international level. Also impressing CMAS' President Anna Arzhanova, attending the event in Tomsk. WOMEN - Mikhaylushkin...

Olympic Meeting for Underwater Sports CMAS- COI. Thomas Bach and Anna Arzhanova

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS) - Leer en Español The President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, received Anna Arzhanova, President of the CMAS at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne on 14 July 2017. The meeting focused on the overall activities of CMAS as well as the possibilities for freediving and finswimming to be included in Olympic programme. President Bach advised to use the Olympic Channel for better communication and better visibility of underwater sport and to concentrate the efforts on the development of the institution of underwater sport to give it the possibility of becoming an Olympic. On this bases Anna Arzhanova had promised Mr. Bach to improve the institution of continental and world championships in order to increase the amount of participant cou...

Results and Videos – Finswimming in World Games 2017 Wroclaw Poland

(Sportalsub.net / IWGA / CMAS) - Leer en Español Finswimming Competitions in X World Games IWGA in Wroclaw, Poland World Games days: 20-30 july 2017 / Finswimming days: 21-22 july 2017 Day 1 Summary - Friday July 21th 2017 Great comeback and gold in 400 surface men for the 40 years old hungarian, silver in 200 surface and gold in 4x100 relay women for the 15 years old russian Great show for all the ages in the first day of Finswimming competition at The World Games in Breslaw (Poland). CMAS (World underwater sports federation) is the queen of the first two days of the Games, with an undisclosed Olympic target for his best known discipline, Finswimming. So, for the first day of finals, two athletes shined over the others: the 40 years old hungarian Denes Kanyo, who won ...