Northern Africa open water swimmers Mathieu Ben Rahou, Ahmed Ayou Hafnaoui and Mohamed Khalil Ben Ajmia
Compete in FINA World Swim Series
On 15 December 2019 we lost Chief Olakunbo Thomas.
He passed away after a short illness.
"Chief Thomas was a member of the CANA and FINA Bureau 2000 –2012.
He was also a member of the FINA Swimming Technical Committee for several years.
At the time of his death he was a FINA Honorary Member.
During the recent FINA World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, Korea many of us did chat with Chief Thomas.
Although he mentioned he was not well; but he looked hale and hearty.
He will be dearly missed by the entire a...Read More
The athletes have above have all managed A qualifiers for the olympics fot the respective strokes:
Ali Khalafalla: 50m Freestyle - 21.98
Ahmed Hafnaoui: 800m Freestyle - 07:49.09
Oussama Sahoune: 50m Freestyle - 21.96 & 100m Freestyle - 48.51
We wish them will with all their preparations leading up to the Olympic games and even greater success to those competing at the games.Read More