For the first time in history two Maltese athletes, Thea Blake and Ana Culic, will be representing Malta at the 19th FINA World Artistic Swimming Championships between the 17 and 25 June in Budapest, Hungary. They are accompanied by the National Coach Michelle Hubner and her assistant Hannah Preca Trapani.

The athletes will be competing in the Solo and Duet events. The schedule of their events is detailed hereunder:-

17 June  09:00   Solo Technical Preliminary – Ana Culic (3rd athlete)
                13:00   Duet Technical Preliminary Group B – Thea Blake and Ana Culic (9th pair)
20 June   09:00  Solo Free Preliminary – Ana Culic (4th Start)
21 June   09:00  Duet Free Preliminary Group B – Thea Blake and Ana Culic (29th Pair)

The Championships may be watched on

Joe Caruana Curran, ASA President, will also be in Budapest attending the FINA Congress and the COMEN Congress.