African Swimming Championships

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African Swimming Championships are the African championships in the sport of Swimming. It is organised by the African Swimming Confederation (CANA) and held biennially.

The most recent edition of the Championships was held in September 2012 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Editions[edit]

Year Championship Location Dates # Countries # Swimmers
1974 1st African Swimming Championships Cairo, Egypt 7 71
1977 2nd African Swimming Championships Tunis, Tunisia 6 74
1982 3rd African Swimming Championships Cairo, Egypt 7 84
1990 4th African Swimming Championships Tunis, Tunisia 8 96
1998 5th African Swimming Championships Nairobi, Kenya 8 72
2002 6th African Swimming Championships Cairo, Egypt 12 131
2004 7th African Swimming Championships Casablanca, Morocco May 1-7 16 114
2006 8th African Swimming Championships Dakar, Senegal September 11–16 17 121
2008 9th African Swimming Championships Johannesburg, South Africa December 1–7 15 75
2010 10th African Swimming Championships Casablanca, Morocco[1] September 13–19 21 200+
2012 11th African Swimming Championships Nairobi, Kenya September 10–15 16

Championships records[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (French) Championnat d'Afrique Open 2010 (trans: African Open Championships 2010). Published by the Fédération Royale Marocaine de Natation 2010-07-21; retrieved 2010-07-21.

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