FINSWIMMING EUROPEAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP STARTS IN ISTANBUL
CMAS 20th Finswimming European Junior Championship which is one of the prestigious championship in finswimming discipline, will be held in Beylikduzu Sport Center between 30 July -03 August 2018. This championship will be organised by Turkish Underwater Sports Federation, Turkey.
Turkish National Finswimming Junior Team will be competing in this championship with 7 boys and 9 girls.
The opening ceremony will be on 29th of July at 18:00 p.m in Beylikduzu Yasam Vadisi after the parade, with the participation of 191 atheletes (98 girls and 93 boy atheletes). The Deputy Chairman of Türkiye Sualtı Sporları Federasyonu (TSSF) Prof. Dr. Şamil Aktaş, President of CMAS Sports Comitee İlias Xiarchos, Director of CMAS Finswimming Commision Michel Gaunard, Provincial Directorate of Youth and Sports, Beylikduzu District and Municipality and the official authority will be participated into the opening ceremony.
The President of TSSF Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şahin Özen said ”I wish the best of luck to the guest countries and our national team. It is an honour to be the host federaiton and country to this international championship. We achieved gold medals in juniors. We would like to maintain this success in our country and write our name to the history in Europe.
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The participant countries: Turkey, Germany, Austria, Belarus, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Lithuania Hungary, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Greece
CMAS 20th Finswimming European Junior Championship Program:
Day 1 28.07.2018 Arrival of Delegations
Day 2 29.07.2018 Training Day / Technical Meeting / Championship Opening Ceremony
Day 3 30.07.2018 1st Day of Swimming Pool Competitions / Gala Dinner for Head of the Delegations
Day 4 31.07.2018 2nd Day of Swimming Pool Competitions
Day 5 01.08.2018 3rd Day of Swimming Pool Competitions / Arrival of Open Water Teams
Day 6 02.08.2018 4th Day of Swimming Pool Competitions / Open Water Training and Technical Meeting
Day 7 03.08.2018 Open Water Competitions / Championship Closing Ceremony / Athletes Party
Day 8 04.08.2018 Departure of Delegations