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FINA agrees four-year deal with temporary constructions supplier NUSSLI

By Zjan Shirinian

FINA's partnership with NUSSLI runs for the next four years ©AFP/Getty ImagesMarch 18 - Temporary constructions supplier NUSSLI has signed a four-year deal with swimming's governing body.

Final day in Beijing sees yet more medal success for home divers

By Gary Anderson

March 16 - Cao Yuan continued Chinese dominance in Beijing with gold in the men's 10m platform event ©Getty Images China's Cao Yuan and Liu Huixia took the men's and women's 10 metre individual platform titles, the final two events of the first Diving World Series meeting of the season, as the home team enjoyed yet more success at the Water Cube in Beijing.

Golden day for China at FINA Diving World Series

By Paul Osborne

Wang Han stole victory from compatriot He Zi on day two of the FINA Diving World Series in Beijing ©Getty ImagesMarch 15 - After dominating proceedings on day one, Chinese athletes have gone one better and completed a clean sweep in today's events at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series in Beijing.

China takes three of four synchro titles on day one of Diving World Series opener in Beijing

By Gary Anderson

March 14 - Ruolin Chen and Huixia Liu were all smiles in Beijing after winning one of three golds for China ©AFP/Getty ImagesAs was widely anticipated the first day of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series in Beijing saw home athletes dominating the medal positions as three of the four titles on offer went the way of China.

New executive director appointed at USA Synchro after difference of opinion with predecessor

By Gary Anderson

March 14 - USA Synchro has announced Kevin Warner as its new executive director replacing Julie Fabsik-Swarts ©USA SynchroUSA Synchro has announced the appointment of Kevin Warner as the organisation's new executive director replacing Julie Fabsik-Swarts, who left the role due to a difference in opinion on how the governing body moves forward.

Beijing to welcome world’s top divers as first leg of FINA World Series begins

By Gary Anderson

March 12 - Ruolin Chen will be looking to delight the home crowd inside the Water Cube in Beijing this weekend ©Getty Images The International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving World Series starts this weekend in Beijing, as some of the world's top divers take to the boards at 2008 Olympic Games venue the Water Cube.

Speedo signs new deal as official supplier to Spanish Swimming Federation

By Gary Anderson

March 11 - Swimwear giant Speedo has signed a new deal with the Spanish Swimming Federation ©SpeedoGlobal swimwear brand Speedo has been announced as the official product and swimwear provider to the Spanish Swimming Federation (RFEN) in a new three-year deal.

Israel set to host 2015 European Short Course Swimming Championships

By Paul Osborne

Netyana, Israel has been chosen as the host for the 2015 European Short Course Swimming Championships ©Getty ImagesMarch 6 - Israel is set to host its first ever large-scale swimming event after the European Swimming Federation (LEN) named Netyana the host of the European Short Course Swimming Championships.

Bertrand challenges Australian swimmers to become benchmark for US rivals by 2020

By Gary Anderson

March 5 - Swimming Australia boss John Bertrand wants his swimmers to be number one in the world by 2020 ©Getty Images Swimming Australia President John Bertrand has challenged his country's swimmers to become the "benchmark" by which all other nations, including great rivals the United States, judge standards by the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
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