Industry News: FINA Selects Colorado Time Systems as Timer for FINA Junior World Championships

LOVELAND, Colorado, May 31. FINA, based in Lausanne, Switzerland, is the sole worldwide sports organization governing swimming, diving, synchronized swimming, water polo, and open water swimming. FINA has signed a 5-year Timing & Scoring sponsorship agreement with Colorado Time Systems, a Loveland, Colorado based company.

"FINA is very pleased with this agreement and the services it includes. The professionalism and experience of Colorado Time Systems will bring a great benefit to the Championships' organizers and will certainly enhance the image of the FINA Junior World Swimming Championships worldwide," said FINA President Mustapha Larfaoui.

Colorado Time Systems has an unequivocal domestic market share in the aquatics industry, with a majority of aquatic facilities utilizing their swim timing, scoring, and display equipment.

The agreement between FINA and Colorado Time Systems points to significant progress in the recognition of an American company as a partner to this international sports authority. As a partner, Colorado Time Systems will be providing all timing, scoring, and data handling services to the FINA Junior World Swimming Championships, the first being held in Lima, Peru.

"Colorado Time Systems is pleased to work in conjunction with FINA to enhance the championship experience for athletes, organizers, and spectators. This is an ideal venue to attract more young athletes to participate in aquatic sports," said Dr. Anita Sayed, President & CEO of Colorado Time Systems.

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