University competition in Finswimming – Belgrade 2018.

University competition in Finswimming – Belgrade 2018.

The final part of a wonderful swimming week in Belgrade is the University competition in Finswimming organized by the Serbian Underwater Federation in agreement with CMAS and FISU.

University Competition is held on 21 and 22 July at the pool “Milan Gale Muškatirović”.

The first day of Univesity Competition was excellent for the Italian team in relay discipline (2 races and 2 medals). The medals also went to the competitors’ hands from China, Japan, Russia, and for the first time in this week in Belgrade for Mexico. Salvador Yered Badillo Enriquez won bronze for Mexico in 400m SF.

One of the most successful competitors and one of the best in the world in finswimming is 24 – years old Petra Senanszky from Hungary. She won 3 medals in CMAS World Championship Finswimming Belgrade 2018 (2 gold and one bronze) but she didn’t stop. She took part in University Competition and won another gold medal in 50m Bf with score time 00:22.30.

„This Univesity competition is also very important to all of us, for our sport. We have a great time in Belgrade, wonderful hosts, and we will never forget the time which we spend here. I won four medals, three gold and I am very happy and proud of that, but the most important is that we all support each other“ – told Petra.

The first day of Univesity Competition we saw two relay race. First was a race of 4×100 SF W, where gold was won by China, silver went to Italy, and bronze to Colombia.

In 4×50 Bf W Italy took the gold medal, silver Russia, and bronze Japan.

Especially interesting was the race was the race of 800m SF W where China competitor Sijia Chen dominate, second place went to Italy Serena Monduzzi, bronze was won by Austria Eva-Maria Unger.

Second and the last day of Finswimming competition in Belgrade we will see new fights for medals in University competition in discipline: 50m AP M, 50m BF M, 100m SF W, 100m BF W, 200m SF M, 200m BF M, 400m SF M, 800m SF M, 4×100 SF M, 4×50 BF M.

We invite you to support the last day of one of the major sports weeks in Belgrade. We are expecting very exciting races and battles for medals.