Aquatic Sports

Fina, the global governing body of aquatic sports, has today (Monday) announced that Budapest will step in to ensure a World Championships takes place as intended this year, with the move meaning its flagship…

Paolo Barelli’s controversial tenure as president of the European Swimming League (LEN) is over after his Bureau was dismissed and replaced by a new leadership structure led by Antonio da Silva.

Fina, the global governing body of aquatic sports, has today (Tuesday) confirmed that Fukuoka’s staging of its World Championships has been postponed to next year due to Covid-19, with Doha’s 2023 Wor…

Fukuoka’s staging of the Fina World Championships has been postponed once again by the global governing body of aquatic sports amid ongoing concern over the Covid-19 situation in Japan.

The World Wake Association (WWA) and Liquid Leisure are excited to announce 2022 WWA Wake Park World Championships presented by Nautique Boats is heading to one of the most iconic and progressive wake…
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Fina, the global governing body for aquatic sports, has agreed a four-year hosting deal with the Egyptian Swimming Federation that will see Egypt stage a series of international events at the iconic ancient…

Portuguese Aquatics Federation president, Antonio Jose Silva, has announced he will run for the presidency of the European Swimming League (LEN) on behalf of the Europe 4 All Aquatics group formed to deliver…

Fina, the global governing body for aquatic sports, has detailed plans to launch an Aquatics Integrity Unit and implement reforms across marketing, events and communications as it aims to deliver an organisation…

Husain Al-Musallam has been elected to replace Julio Maglione as president of Fina, aquatic sports’ world governing body.

Organisers of the Tokyo Olympics are to meet the international aquatics federation (Fina) this week about the federation's planned cancellation of a diving qualification event scheduled for later this…

Water Polo Australia and News Corp have agreed a deal that will see live content streamed on the media company’s newspaper websites before its television or streaming services.

Cornel Mărculescu, executive director of aquatics’ world governing body Fina for the past 35 years, has resigned from his position.

Ligue Européenne de Natation (LEN) president Paolo Barelli has today (Thursday) issued a statement declaring that the 2021 European Aquatics Championships will go ahead as planned in Budapest this May.

European Swimming League (LEN) president Paolo Barelli has been re-elected for a third term in office, while Husain Al-Musallam has received backing to become Asia’s first president of aquatics’ world gov…

Fina has given details of its financial package to support elite athletes with medal prospects, as well as aspiring athletes from developing countries

The Brazilian Confederation of Water Sports (CBDA) is set to take legal action against Globo after the commercial broadcaster suspended its rights deal with the body

The European Swimming League (LEN) has released a statement saying that the body “totally rejects” the financial misconduct allegations made over the weekend against its president, Paolo Barelli.