Courtesy of Colin Hill, Yeosu EXPO Ocean Park.
The 18th FINA World Championships are held in South Korea in July. All the open water swimming competitions will be held at the Yeosu EXPO Ocean Park between July 13th – 19th.
Men’s 5 km race is on Saturday, July 13th
Women’s 10 km race is on Sunday, July 14th
July 15th is an open day
Men’s 10 km race is on Tuesday, July 16th
Women’s 5 km race is on Wednesday, July 17th
5 km mixed team relay is on Thursday, July 18th
Men’s and women’s 25 km races are on Friday, July 19th
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