On Saturday and Sunday, the 2nd and 3rd of April, at the Olympic pool Otoka will be held the 15th International Swimming Competition “To Sarajevo with love 2016”, which is organized by Swimming Club Bosna from Sarajevo.
Almost 500 swimmers from more than 30 clubs from Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro and BiH will perform at the competition. The best swimmers in the region are coming from Dubrovnik, Ljubljana, Rijeka, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Subotica, Podgorica, Herceg Novi, Kotor, Budva, Uzice, Paracin, Tuzla, Banja Luka, Mostar, Zenica and Sarajevo.
The competition is taking place in 4 parts. The first part starts on Saturday with grand opening and qualifying races at 10 am, while the final race, the A and B finals, are scheduled for 5.30 pm. On the second day, on Sunday, qualifying races are scheduled at 9.30 am, while the A and B finals are scheduled for 5 pm. Organizer and sponsors have provided prizes, trophies, medals, cash prizes and other prizes for the best swimmers. Admission is free for all those who love swimming.
Swimming Club Bosna confirmed to be excellent host and organizer again, and in the year when it celebrates 35 years of activity, organizes the largest swimming event in BiH this year. The competition was certified by the International Swimming Federation FINA as qualifying for the Olympic Games in Rio, the European Championship for seniors in London, and the European Championship for juniors in Hungary.