At the Institute of WinGate started the European championship on swimming on short water. It involved 500 sportsmen from 48 countries, including 46 representatives of Israel.
In the preliminary heats set a world record.
A distance of 400 metres the combined style Hungarian Katinka Hossu covered for 4 minutes, 19.46 seconds. It is 0.4 seconds improved the world record set by Spaniard MIREA Belmonte Garcia in 1990.