CANA Supports Mr Husain Al Musallam For FINA Presidency

At the recent CANA General Assembly, the CANA members unanimously agreed to support Mr Husain Al Musallam in his campaign and candidacy for the FINA Presidency. You’re welcome to review the documentation and video related to the campaign and Mr Al Husain’s objectives via the links below. https://canaswim.com//uploads/admin/pages/husain-al-musallam-cv.pdf https://canaswim.com//uploads/admin/pages/husain-al-musallam_manifesto.pdf Read More

Deux Nageurs de l’Equipe du Sénégal au Stage et à la Compétition pré-olympique de la CANA à Cape Town

Une semaine de stage sportif studieuse et fructueuse à Cape Town en Afrique du Sud du 1 au 9 mai 2021. Nos deux internationaux Jeanne BOUTBIEN et Adama NIANE ont pu bénéficier de l’excellente condition du stage organisé par la Confédération Africaine de Natation (CANA). Lors de ce stage, l’Entraineur du centre de Développement FINA de Dakar, Monsieur Malick Fall junior, a pu côtoyer d'autres coachs en particulier Mr Graham Hill, entraineur de plusieurs médaill&eacu... Read More

A New African Record for Tatjana Schoenmaker during the opening day of the 2021 SA National Aquatic Championships

Gqeberha, Wednesday, 7th April 2021 – The battle for fast times has begun as Mzansi’s swimmers kicked off the 2021 SA National Aquatic Championships, doubling as the official Olympic and Paralympic Trials, at the Newton Park Swimming Pool in Gqeberha today, Wednesday, 7th April. Tatjana Schoenmaker showed off her record breaking form with a new African Record in the 50m breaststroke. During the morning heats session, Schoenmaker shattered her own 2019 African Record time of 30.82 to 30.42 and improved on that time once again i... Read More

Angolan Swimming On The Rise In Coimbra

The athletes pre-selected by the Angolan Swimming Federation who train in Portugal and fight for access to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Pedro Pinotes, Henrique Mascarenhas and Daniel Francisco will participate in a competition organized by the Swimming Association of Coimbra / Portugal, taking place on the 27th and 28th of March in Coimbra. In addition to the pre-selected, three more Angolan athletes will participate in the event, namely Maria Lopes, João Gonçalves and João Duarte. Prior to the sporting event, a coope... Read More

Catherine van Rensburg and Connor Albertyn win the 7.5km during Day 02 of the 2021 SA National Open Water Swimming Championships

Jeffrey's Bay, Saturday, 20th March 2021 – South Africa's Open Water swimmers continued to shine during the second day of the Championships, taking place at the Marina Martinique in Jeffrey's Bay. This year's competition also doubles as the official trials for the FINA World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships and the top two athletes in the 5, 7.5 and 10km events from the relevant age groups (14-15, 16-17 and 18-19) will be considered for selection. Tshwane's Connor Albertyn and KZN's Leshen P... Read More