International Swimming Federation

  • Lance Armstrong denied swimming event entry April 5, 2013

    New York: Lance Armstrong's plan to return to athletic competition was stopped by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) as he was pulled out of a swimming event. Armstrong, who is serving a lifetime ban from Olympic sports because of his doping violations, will not compete in the Masters South Central...
  • Not much expected of swimmer Gagan in London July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian swimmers have never quite made a splash at the Olympics and it is not expected to be any different even in London when the country's lone entry Gagan A P Ulalmath enters the fray after getting a lucky break due to FINA's strange 'Universality' quota. Gagan was handed...