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10th FINA World Swimming Championships Dubai 2010

FINA World Championships (Creative Commons/Atilin)
If sports are your passion, particularly swimming, then Dubai is the destination to experience high octane action at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships from 15th December, 2010 to 19th December, 2010.

Defeating the only bidder, Turkey, Dubai has won the right to host the event at the Dubai Sports Complex and will take pride in doing so since it is the first time FINA championships will be held in Middle East. Over 780 athletes representing 139 nations will participate in over 40 events in the coming five days.

The biggest teams touted to win the majority of medals are USA and Australia. In fact, with a team including 75 athletes, coaches and medical staff USA is the largest swimming nations amongst all.
The Venue:

Especially for this event, Dubai Municipality has constructed the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Sports Complex (Dubai Sports Complex) on the Dubai Bypass road. A multi-purpose, state-of-the-art sports venue with a total capacity for 10,000 spectators, the complex includes technologically advanced facilities for international swimmers such as 25m dive pool, 50m swimming pool and a 50m warm up pool. Moreover, it also makes available facilities for indoor games like basketball, handball and volleyball at the complex.

Visitors who are planning to visit Dubai during this event can book a hotel in Dubai or cheap flights to Dubai.

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