KATINKA HOSSZU COLLECTED THE MOST MEDALS AMONG ALL COMPETITORS!
Another big day for swimming in Budapest: a capacity crowd of 5,000 roared on the closing day of the FINA Swimming World Cup as Brazil’s Nicholas Santos brought down the 9 year-old WR of the 50m fly (21.75), then Jamaica’s Alia Atkinson bettered
SJOSTROM AND MOROZOV LEAD OVERALL BUT BOTH WERE UPSET IN PET EVENTS
Katinka Hosszu (HUN) made it three with another victory, much to the delight of the crowd. Home star Katinka Hosszu secured an electrifying atmosphere right at the beginning by winning her favourite 400m IM with ease.
WANG’S WR AND HOSSZU’S 400TH MEDAL LIT UP THE DUNA ARENA
The historical first-ever FINA Swimming World Cup in Budapest began in rocking mood: 16 year-old Jianjiahe Wang of China set a new world record (3:53.97) in the women’s 400m free. Home hero Katinka Hosszu clinched her 400th World Cup medal
SWIMMING STARS IN THE PARLIAMENT!
The FINA World Cup came to first time to Budapest, and on this occasion we wanted to make the competition even more special, so before the World Cup start some swimming stars were invited to the most impressive building of the country, to the Hungarian Parliament, where they had
KATINKA HAS COLLECTED 399 WORLD CUP MEDALS!
Still among women, the most prolific swimmer of the competition was again Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu, with an impressive 25-medal harvest in three meets including sixteen gold. The multi-talented swimmer triumphed in the 200m fly, and 100, 200m and 400m IM!
SWC 2018 BUDAPEST – MESSAGE FROM ERIC THE EEL
Only one week to go till the start of the Swimming World Cup Budapest, where Eric, the Eel will swim again! Watch live the best swimmers in the world, plus Eric, who will compete with our famous champions and athletes as well as amateur swimmers! The short message from Eric the Eel
TICKET AND PROGRAM INFORMATIONS ABOUT SWC 2018 BUDAPEST
Thanks to the great interest, we have opened new free sectors to the Saturday finals of the Swimming World Cup Budapest, so the fastest ones can still choose the best of the most favored seats! Besides the World
SWC 2018 – BY THE NUMBERS
The most important facts and details about FINA Swimming World Cup Budapest. 1 year after the wonderful 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest, the swimming stars are coming again to the Duna Arena! And a special guest Eric Moussambani will join in for a unique race… FINA distributes a total prize money of over US$ 2.5 million
THE MOST FAMOUS EEL IN THE HISTORY OF SWIMMING WILL ALSO ATTEND THE WORLD CUP IN BUDAPEST!
A special event opens the Fina World Cup Budapest leg, with an unforgettable guest!Do you know who was the swimmer who won the heart of many during
SWC 2018 DOHA – DAY 3: GOLDEN DAY OF HOSSZU AND VERRASZTO
The second leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup 2018 concluded today at the Hamad Aquatic Centre in Doha (QAT). Katinka Hosszu, from Hungary, was the star in the Qatari capital, by attending 15 finals
SWC 2018 DOHA – DAY 2: 6 MEDALS FROM THE HUNGARIAN SWIMMERS
The second day of the Doha meet was also fruitful for the Hungarian Katinka Hosszu who continued to shine with another two gold medals and two bronze, raising her number of medals in this leg to four gold
SWC 2018 – DAY 1 IN DOHA: HOSSZU OPENS WITH TWO GOLD AND ONE BRONZE
The second leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup 2018 kicked off today in Doha, Qatar with the participation of 131 swimmers from 23 countries competing for three days from 13 to 15 September
SWC 2018 – 1ST LEG: 11 MEDALS FROM KATINKA
The top swimmers didn’t disappoint on the first leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup taking place in the Kazan (RUS) Aquatics Palace in a 50m-pool. The persistent multi-medallist Katinka Hosszu concluded the first leg with 11 podiums, including five gold.
SWC 2018: NEW TROPHY FOR THE BEST ATHLETES
The FINA Swimming World Cup trophy was presented at the opening press conference of the inaugural leg of the circuit that will take place in Kazan’s Aquatics Palace from September 7-9. For the first time in history, the winners of the overall ranking
LESS THAN A MONTH LEFT TILL THE FINA SWIMMING WORLD CUP BUDAPEST!
We would like to inform you that the evening session of the FINA Swimming World Cup will start at 18:00 on 4th October (Thursday), but before the finals an exciting and extraordinary program
ABOUT THE SERIES…
Created in 1988, the competition gathers the best swimmers in a series of meets organised between August and November each year. Normally across seven to nine locations, the circuit is structured in clusters and distributes a total of prize money reaching over US$ 2.5 million. A revised format…
Taking more than 300 medals at the Swimming World Cup is a great perfomance. Katinka Hosszu has already won 374 medals, and she is close to reach the four hundredth medal in 2018. Chad Le Clos is approaching to get his two hundredth medal in this season, now he has 195! How impressive is that?
THE COUNTDOWN HAS BEGUN UNTIL THE START OF FINA SWIMMING WORLD CUP 2018
The countdown has begun: soon again the top swimmers will compete in the Danube Arena! On 7th of september in Kazan (Russia) will start the…