FINA Swimming World Championships
The 17th FINA World Championships take place from 14 - 30 July 2017 in Budapest, Hungary. They are organised by the Swiss-based Fédération Internationale de Natation ("International Swimming Federation" - FINA) and have been held on a biannual basis since 2001.
The 2017 World Aquatics Championships is the largest sporting showcase Hungary has ever hosted. A total of 180 countries and regions have confirmed their participation with almost 3.000 athletes competing in 75 competitions supported by their coaches and officials.
Athletes from all over the world compete in six aquatic disciplines: