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Apr 26, 2017, 2:14 PM
The 17th FINA Masters World Championships – reflecting the mission of the event, similarly to previous masters tournaments – can be attended free of charge thus spectators can follow masters athletes in Budapest and Balatonfüred without purchasing entry tickets. However, registration is the prerequisite of entry. The Organising Committee will provide more details on registration soon. It is also possible to register as an accompanying person through the FINA GMS-system which status has a lot of advantages.
Apr 26, 2017, 12:13 PM
The Masters diving events of the 17th FINA World Masters Championships will be held from 7 to 13 July in the Danube Arena. Hungarian fans will have the opportunity to support plenty of domestic athletes, such as the bronze medalist of the 2016 European Masters Championships Eszter Hessky, who is ready to put herself to the performance test in Budapest as well.
Apr 20, 2017, 8:55 AM
One of the most eagerly awaited event of the 17th FINA Masters World Championships will be the water polo 40+ tournament. This category will feature several players of the legendary golden water polo team of Hungary, including three, two and one-time Olympic champions. The motivation is already high, the experience will most definitely be remarkable in the water and in the stands alike.
Apr 18, 2017, 6:41 PM
After many olympic golden medals, one of the best hungarian waterpolo generation will jump into the water again at the water polo tournament of 17th FINA World Master Championships which will be held between 7th -13th of August. As a reminder: most of these guys have won 3 consecutive titles in the Olympic Games (Sydney, Athen Beijing).
Apr 17, 2017, 5:01 PM
Balatonfüred will be a key venue at the 17th FINA World Championships and the FINA World Masters Championships this summer. The event could have a great impact on the development of not only the city but the whole region. Balázs Balassa, president of the Lake Balaton Association and mayor of Szigliget agrees.
Apr 11, 2017, 10:26 AM
Almost seven thousand competitors (6712) have registered so far for the 17th Fina Masters World Championships to be held between 7-20 August. According to the organisers approximately 15-thousand sportsmen may demonstrate in Budapest that sport does not depend on age.
Apr 6, 2017, 9:41 AM
The FINA World Masters Championships is a very special event since not nations but different clubs can enter the competitions. Hungarian team Neptun VSC has a good chance to win a medal in the 30+ category of the men’s water polo tournament after finishing in first place in last year’s European Masters Championships.
Apr 4, 2017, 9:14 AM
Thanks to the recent agreement between the Budapest 2017 Organising Committee and the Hungarian National Railways, all accredited participants of the 17th FINA World Masters Championships will be able to travel to the venue of the open water swimming competitions – the city of Balatonfüred – free of charge by a special train service from Budapest this summer.
Mar 31, 2017, 8:52 AM
Hungarian fans will have the chance to support plenty of domestic athletes who will be medal contenders at the 2017 FINA World Masters Championships in August. One of them is 76-year-old swimmer Dr József Csikány, who is a 20-time world masters and 18-time European masters champion.
Mar 22, 2017, 3:54 PM
The FINA World Masters Championships is a very special event since not nations but different clubs can enter the competitions. Ybl-Octopus will be one of the big favourites in the 45+ category of the men’s water polo tournament. Many players of the team participated in the 2013 and the 2016 European Masters Championships as well.