2013 USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships To Be Held June 25-29 in Indianapolis
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Swimming has officially changed the dates for the 2013 Phillips 66 National Championships in Indianapolis to June 25-29, 2013. This meet will serve as the selection meet for the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
The original dates for the competition had been set for July 9-13, 2013 but a date change was made in order to comply with the July 1, 2013 entry date that was set by FINA, the sport’s international governing body.
The event will be held at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis, Ind. The main competition pool has a seating capacity of 4,700 making it the largest indoor pool in the nation. The top performing swimmers at the 2013 ConocoPhillips National Championships will be chosen to represent the United States at the 2013 FINA World Championships.
The 2013 FINA World Championships will be held in Barcelona, Spain and take place from July 19 – August 4, 2013. The dates for swimming at the World Championships will be July 28 – August 4. Over 2,500 athletes from 180 countries are expected to compete at the World Championships in 2013. The swimming events will take place at the Palau Sant Jordi multi-purpose space which was used for the 1992 Summer Olympic Games and the 2003 FINA World Championships.