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Angola presented candidacy for the swimming world championship in 202

Luanda, May 3 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Youth and Sports of Angola, Rui Falcão, announced today that the country presented its candidacy to host the World Swimming Championships (Junior) in 2027.

Body: In statements to the press, the owner stressed that the proposal was made before the head of the International Swimming Federation (FINA), Husain Al Musallam, and the vice president of the International Swimming Federation and president of the African Confederation, Sam Ramsany .

In principle they agreed, he added, so we will work to improve the infrastructure and conditions in general, to be a worthy venue for the event.

The minister made the statements after the meeting of the vice president, Esperança da Costa, with both federations, who are in Luanda for the sixteenth edition of the African Swimming Championships, in which almost 230 athletes from 42 countries participate.

In addition, tomorrow there will be a congress that will elect the new president of the African Swimming Confederation.