Come and see the world's best swimmers in Eindhoven. August 11-12 the FINA/airweave Swimming World Cup Eindhoven 2017 presented by EIFFEL will be held in the Pieter van den Hoogenband zwemstadion.
The FINA/airweave World Cup Eindhoven is a two-day tournament with a highly spectacular and compact program. All heats will take place during the morning session with the finals being swum in the evening. Medals are at stake at a total of 25 distances: twelve men events, eleven women events and two mixed events.
The morning sessions will take place between 10:00 and 12:30, the evening sessions will start at 19:00 and end at 21:00.
The World Cup is an excellent moment to see some of the best international swimmers compete in the Netherlands. As the event takes place less than two weeks after the World Championships in Budapest, newly crowned champions and incredibly fast times can be expected Eindhoven.
There is more to the World Cup that should not be missed. Entertainment and event presentation in the stadium will be taken to a next level. Prepare for two nights of sheer excitement.
Make sure to get your tickets for the FINA/airweave Swimming World Cup in Eindhoven. Enjoy a special €20 discount on family tickets for the finals on Friday and Saturday. A family ticket gives access to the evening sessions of the World Cup for 2 adults and 2 children.
More information: www.worldcupeindhoven.com
The Pieter Challenge
For the younger generation swimmers who have an Olympic dream, the Pieter Challenge will be organised during the FINA/airweave Swimming World Cup Eindhoven 2017 which is presented by EIFFEL. On Friday 11th and Saturday 12th August participants will follow training sessions run by ex-professional swimmers in the Pieter van den Hoogenband zwemstadion.
The Pieter Challenge consist of clinics and races. The clinics are there to help improve swimming techniques, streamlining and take off. After the training sessions a race will be held in the stadium of the FINA/airweave Swimming World Cup. The race is not only about speed but also technique. A judge under the leadership of top coach Jacco Verhaeren will give points for execution.
Children aged 6 to 12 who have a Superspetter’s certificate or a swimming diploma B are able to participate in the Pieter Challenge. The participants will be classified in groups based on level.
Participation in the Pieter Challenge is only € 7.50. All participants will also receive a ticket for the World Cup series on Friday morning or Saturday morning.
Register for the Pieter Challenge here: www.worldcupeindhoven.nl/pieter-challenge