The technical director of Brazil’s swimming federation has resigned, citing the federation’s lack of transparency as reason for his departure.
The star-studded meet includes Brazil’s Cesar Cielo and Bruno Fratus, as well as Lithuanian Ruta Meilutyte and Dutch swimmer Kira Toussaint.
The Brazilian Swimming Federation will hold the next iteration of its presidential elections on February 28, after multiple delays since the original elections last March.
CBDA, the Brazilian swimming federation, says its private emails were hacked and internal information was publicized last week.
Brazil’s swimming federation held a general assembly this week to change statutes that conflict with FINA rules.
Brazil’s CBDA, the national governing body for aquatic sports in the nation, has elected a new president: Miguel Cagnoni, who ran under the platform of “innovation and transparency.”