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For the first time, men eligible to compete in Artistic Swimming at the Olympic Games in Paris 2024

December 22 2022 - News Release News Editorial

Lausanne 22 December 2022 - The International Olympic Committee has given its approval for World Aquatics to allow men to participate in the artistic swimming competitions at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games (artistic swimming was formerly known as synchronised swimming, until 2017)

For the first time, men eligible to compete in Artistic Swimming at the Olympic Games in Paris 2024

Men will now be eligible to compete in the team event. There are eight competitors in each team. The new rules will permit a maximum of two men to compete in each team at the Olympic Games. Ten teams are expected to compete. 

Artistic swimming has been in the Olympic Games since 1984, and this will be the first time that men have been eligible to be included in a team at the Games. Men have been allowed to compete in the sport at the FINA World Aquatics Championships since 2015 

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