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...

Final Results – 20th CMAS Finswimming World Championships – Belgrade, Serbia 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / SOPAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) was hold the 20th edition of the World Finswimming Championship in swimming pool and open water, from July 14 to 21, 2018 in the city of Belgrade, Serbia, with the organization of the Federation of Underwater Activities of that country (SOPAS). OFFICIAL RESULTS Results – Day 1 – Monday July 16 – Tkservice.it 1 100 m SF W Heats Heat Results Results 2 100 m SF M Heats Heat Results Results 3 100 m Bf W Heats Heat Results Results 4 100 m Bf M Heats Heat Results Results 5 400 m SF W Heats Heat Results Results 6 400 m SF M Heats Heat Results Results 7 4x100m Bf X Heats Heat Results Results 8 100 m SF W Final Heat Results Resul...

Ben Lecomte Tries To Cross The Pacific Ocean In Finswimming

(Sportalsub.net / Ben Lecomte / BBC) - Leer en Español On June 5, 2018, equipped with a pair of bifins, wetsuit, goggles and snorkel, the 50-year-old Frenchman Ben Lecomte tries to cross the entire Pacific Ocean in a finswimming tour of more of 9,000 kilometers that will take you from 6 to 8 months. At the date of the original publication of this article on our website Sportalsub.net (July 8, 2018) the finswimmer is already on his 38th day of crossing. A French swimmer has set off from Japan aiming to become the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean. Ben Lecomte, 51, will swim for eight hours a day for more than six months as he heads towards the US west coast. He faces dangers including sharks, storms, swarms of jellyfish, and extremely low water temperatures. He is...

Results – CMAS Finswimming World Cup Master Palma de Mallorca, Spain – June 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FEDAS / FBDAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation organized Finswimming Master swimming pool and long distance competition in Palma de Mallorca, Spain from June 8 to 10 2018. The world underwater federation – CMAS, the Underwater Spanish Federation – FEDAS and the Underwater Balearic Federation – FBDAS, was the pleasure to organize the V CMAS Master’s Finswimming WorldCup 2018, International Finswimming Competition that was held in Palma the 8th, 9th and 10th of June 2018. OFFICIAL RESULTS (PDF) COMPETITION PLACE: The Competition was held in: Saturday 9th of June in Olympic swimming pool of Son Hugo Sunday 10th of June in Club Náutico Arenal RULES (PDF, 509KB) More info: FBDAS / CMAS Website CMAS Finswimming World Cup Ma...

Final Results – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 4 – Coral Springs, USA

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS)  - Leer en Español Successful completed of the Finswimming World Cup in Coral Springs, Florida. With excellent participation, organization and sporting level they finished the 4 sessions of the 4th Round of the CMAS 2018 World Cup of Finswimming in the United States of America. 12 countries was present at the 4th Round of the XIII Finswimming World Cup ot the World Underwater Federation, to was held in Coral Springs, Florida in the United States of America. 135 athletes from 35 clubs from 12 countries and 3 continents (Asia, America and Europe) was participate in the Finswimming World Cup that was held for the first time in the United States of America. China, Colombia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, Peru, Slovakia, Ukraine, Vietnam a...

Results – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 3 – Leipzig, Germany

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / VDST) – Leer en Español The third round of the XIII Edition of the Finswimming World Cup of the World Underwater Federation was held in Leipzig, Germany from April 13 to 15, 2018. Results 14.04.2018 - Session 1 (PDF) Results 14.04.2018 - Session 2 (PDF) Results 15.04.2018 - Session 3 (PDF) Results 15.04.2018 - Session 4 (PDF) Full Results (pdf) Classifications (pdf) WEB RESULTS - MEDALS Photogallery Official Facebook More info: cmas.org / wp.fin-swimming.com / facebook Documents enclosure 2 enclosure 1 Notice for Insurance specific rules ...

Results – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 2 – Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FIPSAS) – Leer en Español The second round of the XIII Edition of the Finswimming World Cup of the World Underwater Federation was held in Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy, on March 24 and 25, 2018. FULL RESULTS SOME VIDEOS, courtesy Facebook CZECH Finswimming Fanclub  RESULTS SESSION 1 - SATURDAY 24 MARCH - MORNING 50 APNOEA GIRLS - EVENT 1 50 APNOEA BOYS - EVENT 2 50 APNOEA WOMEN - EVENT 3 50 APNOEA MEN - EVENT 4 800 SURFACE GIRLS - EVENT 5 800 SURFACE BOYS - EVENT 6 800 SURFACE WOMEN - EVENT 7 800 SURFACE MEN - EVENT 8 RESULTS SESSION 2 - SATURDAY 24 MARCH - AFTERNOON 50 BIFINS GIRLS - EVENT 14 50 BIFINS BOYS - EVENT 15 50 BIFINS WOMEN - EVENT 16 50 BIFINS MEN - EVENT 17 200 SURFACE GIRLS - EVENT 18 200 SURFACE BOYS - EVENT 19 200 SURFACE ...

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 ...