December 13, 2010

10th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m)

Short Course World Championships
Dubai: December 15th - 19th

Warren Barnes is currently in Dubai, EUA for the World Short Course Championships with Team Canada. Warren will be competing in the Men's 50, 100, & 200m Breaststroke over the course of the competition.

Dubai will stage the most competitive FINA World Swimming Championships (25m). The short course swimming championships have been held every two years since the inaugural championships began in 1993. Competition will begin on December 15th and run through December 19th. Over the five-days the World Swimming championships are expected to attract 30,000+ spectators, 1,000+ swimmers and 250+ media from over 140 countries.

Dubai 2010 will be the first time that the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) will be held in the Middle East.  Each day of competition will be split into a morning and evening session. The morning sessions will be heats starting at 10:00am. Evening Sessions will be the Semi-Finals and Finals, starting at 7:00pm.

Dubai is 9 hours ahead of EST.

No comments:

The 2012 Summer Olympics are coming: Want to be there in person? Visit Visa - The only card accepted at the London 2012 Games.The world’s greatest sporting events are coming to London! Tickets for the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games will go on sale in 2011. You can make a start by registering your interest through the London 2012 Olympics Official Page. Go World.