2022 World Swimming Championships
The 2022 World Swimming Championships, the nineteenth edition of the World Swimming Championships, take place from June 18 to July 3, 2022 in Budapest (Hungary).
Selection of the organizing country
The host city of the 19th World Swimming Championships, originally scheduled for July 16-August 1, 2021, was originally Budapest, but, after competition withdrew to Guadalajara for the 2017 World Swimming Championships, the Hungarian capital was designated for the 2017 championships. The organization was entrusted to Fukuoka on January 31, 2016. At the same time, FINA announced that Doha (Qatar) will organize the 2023 World Swimming Championships. year, in 2022, following the rescheduling of the 2020 Olympics in 2021, due to the coronavirus disease pandemic. It is then postponed for another year.
In January 2022, the health situation prompted the organizers to consider postponing the championships by an additional year to July 2023. A request was sent to the international federation and in the event of validation of the postponement, the 2023 world championships of Doha would be postponed to 2024. At the beginning of February 2022, the request was accepted and the long course swimming worlds were officially postponed to July 2023.
In order not to have a 4-year gap between two editions, FINA announces the organization of the 2022 World Swimming Championships from June 18 to July 3, 2022 in Budapest.
The precise timetable can be consulted on the FINA website.
The Water polo tournament takes place on the sites of Budapest and Szeged.
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Oceania Record ROc | RC Record Championships | RN National record
Open water swimming
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Notes and References
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