FINA Olympic Marathon Swim Qualifier

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The FINA Olympic Marathon Swim Qualifier London 2012 is held in Setubal, Portugal on 9 June (women) and 10 June (men). The venue of the FINA-sanctioned Olympic qualification race for the 2012 London Olympic Games will be at Parque Urbano de Albarquel. This beautiful stretch of water is located in Setubal Bay on the northern bank of the Sado River estuary, approximately 40 km south of Portugal's capital, Lisbon. The race is hosted by the Portuguese Swimming Federation and organized by Luis Liberato Baptista. The FINA Olympic Marathon Swim Qualifier London 2012 will be the final selection race for the 25 finalists in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim to be held at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Participating Athletes

The race among the 94 swimmers - 54 men and 40 women representing 40 countries and 5 continents - vying for the precious 15 final Olympic positions will be televised on Sport TV in Portugal.

Athletes who will be participating in the 2012 FINA Olympic 10km Marathon Swimming Qualifier include the following:


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