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Synchronized swimming at the 2012 Summer Olympics

Synchronized swimming competitions at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London were held from Sunday 5 August to Friday 10 August, at the London Aquatics Centre.[1] Two medal events were included in the programme — women's duet and women's team — with 100 athletes participating.[1]

Synchronized swimming
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Synchronised Swimming, London 2012.png
VenueAquatics Centre
Dates5 to 10 August
Competitors100 from 24 nations
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Qualifying systemEdit

For the team event, the 5 continental champions and 3 further non-qualified teams from an Olympic Qualifying Tournament qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics. For the duet event, the same teams qualified, plus a further 16 non-qualified teams from the Olympic Qualifying Tournament qualified. The host nation is considered European champion, whilst the best-placed teams from Asia, Africa & Oceania at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships were to be considered as the respective continental champions.[2]

Qualification SummaryEdit

Park Hyun-ha and Park Hyun-sun of South Korea performing their routine at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Nation Team Duet Athletes
  Argentina X 2
  Australia X X 8
  Austria X 2
  Brazil X 2
  Canada X X 8
  Czech Republic X 2
  China X X 8
  France X 2
  Great Britain X X 8
  Greece X 2
  Egypt X X 8
  Hungary X 2
  Israel X 2
  Italy X 2
  Japan X X 8
  Kazakhstan X 2
  Mexico X 2
  North Korea X 2
  Russia X X 8
  South Korea X 2
  Spain X X 8
  Switzerland X 2
  Ukraine X 2
  United States X 2
Total: 24 NOC 8 24

Competition scheduleEdit

TR Technical Routine FR Free Routine F Final
Event↓/Date → Sun 5 Mon 6 Tue 7 Wed 8 Thr 9 Fri 10
Duet TR FR F
Team TR FR



  1. ^ a b "Synchronised Swimming". London 2012 website. Retrieved 5 June 2011.
  2. ^ Synchronized swimming qualification system Archived 2012-02-03 at the Wayback Machine

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