FINA World Championships 2022


July 6, 2022

The 2022 World Aquatics Championships (also Aquatika-2022) is the 19th championship under the auspices of the International Swimming Federation (FINA), which takes place in Budapest (Hungary) from June 17 to July 3, 2022. For the first time since 2001, the pause between world championships was three years.

Choice of venue

Initially, the competition was scheduled for the summer of 2021 in Fukuoka (Japan). However, they were postponed to May 2022 due to the combination with the Olympic Games postponed from 2020. In January 2022, they were postponed to 2023 due to COVID-19. On February 7, 2022, FINA announced that the 2022 World Championships will be held in Budapest (Hungary), which has already hosted the 2017 World Championships. On March 23, 2022, FINA announced the suspension of Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials from participating in the championship.

Sports venues

Budapest Danube Arena (swimming, diving) Alfred Hajos National Swimming Pool (synchronized swimming, water polo) Lupa (Eng. Lake Lupa, Hung. Lupa-tó) (swimming in open water) Debrecen Sports pool (Debrecen) (water polo) Sopron Lőver uszoda (water polo) Szeged Tiszavirág Sportuszoda (water polo)

Competition calendar

It is planned to play 74 sets of medals in 5 disciplines.

Medal Score

The country is the host of the competition



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