High-Level International Meets For August 2021

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August 03rd, 2021 News

The 2020 Olympic Games, postponed from last year due to the coronavirus, have officially seen its swimming competition conclude. That means we’re already looking ahead to what’s next.

In terms of August meets around the world, the U.S. Summer Championships kicked off today, August 3rd, while Australia, Japan and New Zealand also have competitions coming up over the next few weeks.

The Paralympics are also nearly upon us, with swimming action ready to begin on August 25th.

Let me know in the comments of any August meets I may have inadvertently missed.

08/03 – 08/07 Campeonato de España Open Absoluto de Verano (ESP)
08/03 – 08/07 U.S. Summer Championships (USA)
08/04 – 08/08 Italian Championships Senior/Cadet/Junior (ITA)
08/07 – 08/08 British Swimming Festival of Swimming – East Region (GBR)

08/10 – 08/14 Jose Finkel Trophy (BRA)

08/17 – 08/21 New Zealand Short Course Swimming Championships
08/20 – 08/21 Duel in the Pool (AUS)  Cancelled

08/22 – 08/26 44th National Japanese Olympic Cup (JPN)
08/25 – 09/03 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games (swimming portion)

08/26 – 08/27 International Swimming League (ISL) Match #1
08/28 – 08/29 International Swimming League (ISL) Match #2

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2 years ago

Almost certain Duel in the Pool (AUS) is cancelled due to high number of Covid cases (relatively speaking by Aus standards) and cross border travel restrictions between many states making things too difficult for organisers.

2 years ago

You’ve missed the International Swimming League.

2 years ago

and isl

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Former Masters swimmer and coach Loretta (Retta) thrives on a non-stop but productive schedule. Nowadays, that includes having just earned her MBA while working full-time in IT while owning French 75 Boutique while also providing swimming insight for BBC.

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