|14th FINA World Masters Championships 2012|| |
Jun 5, 2012
The 14th FINA World Masters Championships are being held in Riccione, Italy – starting 3rd – 17th June 2012.
Over 12,700 competitors will be competing in swimming, diving, water polo and synchronized swimming. Swimming alone has 9,700 competitors, ranging from 25 to 95 years of age. The link for the event is below:
There are quite a few attending from Australia – Craig Magnusson and Cathy Codling (from Aquabliss Performance) will be competing in a combined NSW team, which has a few stars in their own age groups, including Stuart Ellicott who is the current World record holder for 50m Breastroke in the 60-65 age group, at a spritely time of 32sec.
Craig will be competing in 5 events – 100m Breastroke, 200m Breastroke, 400m IM, 200m IM, and 400m Freestyle – in the 45-49yr age group (seems to be one of the largest age groups.
Best of luck to everyone competing at the 14th FINA World Masters Championships.
Aquabliss Performance Coaching Staff