Kazan to host FINA Artistic Swimming World Series for the first time

Kazan to host FINA Artistic Swimming World Series for the first time

March 6, 2019 - 17:34
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Tickets for the FINA Artistic Swimming are available for purchase. The event will take place at the Aquatics Palace on 19-21 April 2019 at the same time with the Russian Artistic Swimming Championships. 

Kazan will host the third FINA Artistic Swimming World Series in 2019. The event will kick-off in Europe with three hosts: Paris (France, 28 February –3 March), Alexandroupolis (Greece, 4-7 April) and Kazan (Russia, 19-21 April). Two Asian hosts, Tokyo (Japan) and Beijing (China) will then welcome the 2019 circuit on 27-29 April and on 4-5 May respectively. The artistic swimming competition will then move to North America: Greensboro (USA, 24-26 May) and Quebec (Canada, 30 May – 1 June). Finally, the circuit will conclude in Barcelona (Spain, 31 May – 2 June).

“The FINA International Swimming Federation endorsed the initiative of Russia to be part of the FINA Artistic Swimming World Series in 2019-2021, said Ranko Tepavcevic, Deputy Director General of ANO Directorate for Sports and Social Projects. According to Ranko, the Russian Artistic Swimming Team has already confirmed their participation in the tournament. 

The three-day competition programme features competitions in such events as team (technical and free routine), solo (technical and free routine), duet, duet combination (technical and free routine), combined programme, acrobatic team. The best teams according to the competition results will compete for medals in the Super Final.

Tickets are available for purchase both at the ticket agency's website and at ticket outlets across the city. Ticket price: 200-400 rubles. 

Media Department of Directorate for Sports and Social Projects


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