The FINA World Junior Synchronised Swimming Championships saw its start in 1989. Since then, FINA has been staging this championship every other year. The swimmers, aged between 15 and 18 years, from all over the world are eligible to participate. The competition is categorised into three: Preliminaries, Figure and Finals with different genres like Solo, Duet, Team and Free Combination. The 13th FINA World Junior Synchronised Swimming Championships was held in 2012 in Volos, Greece.