Joseph Schooling and Other Olympic Medallists To Gather In November for FINA Swimming World Cup in Singapore

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This November, the biggest international stars of swimming will gather to compete at the 30th edition of the FINA Swimming World Cup. Presented by Yakult at the OCBC Aquatic Centre, this competition will mark Singapore’s 12th consecutive year hosting the highly competitive World Cup series.

First launched in 1988, the FINA Swimming World Cup gathers world-class swimmers in a series of two-day or three-day meets organised between August and November each year. Structured in four clusters (Middle East, Europe and Asia) across nine locations, the circuit promises a total prize pool of US$2.5 million.  

Sarah Sjostrom. Photo Credit Andy Chua

This year’s edition kicked off in Kazan (Russia) on September 7th – 9th before continuing on to Doha (Qatar) from September 13th to 15th. After being hosted in Eindhoven (Netherlands), Budapest (Hungary), Beijing (China) and Tokyo (Japan), it arrives in Singapore to end the competition from 15th – 17th November.

Katinka Hosszu. Photo Credit Andy Chua

Fans can look forward not only to Joseph Schooling, Singapore’s very own Olympic and Asian Games champion, but also other world-class swimmers such as Emily Seebohm (AUS), Michael Andrew (USA), Kyle Chalmers (AUS), Sarah Sjostrom (SWE) and Katinka Hosszu (HUN). Other local swimmers featured include Roanne Ho, Quah Ting Wen, Jonathan Tan and Glen Lim, all of whom attained impressive results at the recent Asian Games.

Emily Seebohm. Photo Credit Andy Chua

Tickets to the FINA Swimming World Cup presented by Yakult are available from $30 per day or $60 for three days. Heats will be held at 9.30am and the finals at 6.30pm each day, and for now, the public can look forward to the thrilling competition here and enjoy 20% early bird discount for tickets across all categories till 15th October. Don’t miss a single moment of this unparalleled competition and book your tickets to catch all the action live today.

FINA Swimming World Cup takes place at the OCBC Arena from 15th to 17th November 2018. Enjoy 20% early bird discount off tickets from now till 15th October. Tickets available from SportsHubTix For more information about SSA, please visit www.swimming.org.sg

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