Iron Lady will race in Helsinki!


Arena Helsinki Swim Meet warmly welcomes the icon of the modern swimming world, Katinka Hosszu, to race in Helsinki! Hosszu will be in action in all legs of Nordic Swim Tour starting from Finland.

Hosszu, 29 years and coming from Hungary, has a huge reputation. She has competed in Olympics since Athens 2004, reaching her first Olympic medals in Rio 2016 bagging three golds and one silver. Most of her medals are golden, and there are 24 World Championships golds added with 30 golds from Europeans.

Hosszu is not a first timer in Helsinki. She finished fourth at Europeans in 2006 only less than two tenths off bronze in 400 meters individual medley.

Known as Iron Lady, she is famous of competing a lot. This year she has already raced in Antwerpen and Luxembourg. She has won the swimming world cup for many seasons.

Welcome to Finland Katinka!