Penza swimmer to take part in World Championship in Canada
Penza, 6 December 2016. PenzaNews. The student of the sports training centre of the Penza region Alexander Kharlanov will take part in the Short Course Swimming World Championship that started in Canada on Tuesday, December 6.
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The competitions will take place in the sports entertaining centre “WFCU Centre” at the territory of the hockey ice arena, which was transformed into a 25m swimming pool for the duration of the championship.
930 athletes from 164 countries, including 29 from Russia, will fight for the prizes.
It is planned to hold 46 medal events during six days: 34 in individual programmes and 12 in relays.