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European Masters Aquatics Championships 2022 FAQs

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Frequently Asked Questions

Here are a few answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the upcoming 2022 European Masters Aquatics Championships in Rome. Information is correct as of 4 August and may change subject to further official communications after this date.

General information

  • The swimming warm up will have start lanes, pace lanes and general swimming lanes. Marshals will be in attendance during training times and warm up.
  • There will be no official time schedule for swimming. An estimated timeline will be provided but this will not slow down the pace of the event – it will be indicative only.
  • There will be an open water schedule which will include competitor check-in time and race start time.
  • Accreditation will be valid in the spectators stand at all facilities and also to the competitors area when the person is competing.
  • A bag security system will be in place in Ostia for the open water event. Changing rooms will be available at the Aquatics Centre.


  • The shuttle service will start early and end when competition and training is over.
  • The shuttle service will have additional buses during peak hours.
  • Only those in official hotels can officially use the transport which will operate between venues, and between hotels and venues.
  • The accreditation will not be valid for use on Rome public transport. The LOC will provide information about public transport at the information desks.


  • Information desks are located at the following three venues: Stadio del Nuoto, Pietralata, and the Aquatics Centre in Ostia.
  • Accreditation Centres can be found in the Aquatics Centre in Ostia and at the Stadio del Nuoto in Rome.
  • There will be a village where competitors and relatives can meet. Food/drink will be available.
  • Doctors and ambulances will be present at each facility throughout the event.

Please see for full up to date event information.