SWIMMER OF THE YEAR
Nabil Saleh (Braeburn Swimming Club, Nairobi)
Saleh picks USPA Rwenzori Award for Swimmer of the year 2015 on 28th April, 2015 in Kampala accompanied by his mother, Ms. Patricia I. Saleh
2ND NATIONAL TIME TRIALS
APRIL 26TH 2015, GEMS INTERNATIONAL
USF was invited by FINA to field a Ugandan Team for the forthcoming 16th FINA World Championships due in Kazan, Russia from24 July - 9 August 2015. The World Championships are held after every other year. The 15th Championships in which Uganda participated
took place in 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.
In order to select a Team, USF will be conducting National Time Trials at Gems Cambridge International School,
Kampala this Sunday 26 April 2015 starting at 9 am.
Russia is proud and excited to host the 2015 FINA World Championships and the
2015 FINA World Masters Championships in Kazan. This international event will promote aquatic sports in the city and the
Republic in general, along with promoting the national goal of healthy
life-styles and a legacy of youth oriented sports activities for the future of the country.
The 2016 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad and as Rio 2016, is a major international multi-sport event due to be celebrated in the tradition of the Olympic Games, as governed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The host city of the Games will be Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, announced at the 121st IOC Session held in Copenhagen, Denmark, on October 2, 2009. The games will open on August 5, 2016 and the closing ceremony will be on August 21, 2016.
There will be 35 competition venues mainly in Barra da Tijuca, but also in three other zones: Copacabana, Deodoro, and Maracană. It will be the first time a South American and Lusophone city will host the event.