From July 26 to June 21, 2017, Swimming Pools Kantrida were a place for training camps for national swimming teams of Estonia and Singapore as well as swimmers from Latvia, Panama, Slovakia, Austria, Croatia, before the World Championships in Budapest.
Among the athletes the biggest star was the Olympic gold medalist, Joseph Schooling from Singapore, and German coach Dirk Lange trained swimmers from different countries, including Croatia. Mislav Sever, Anton Lončar and Nikola Obrovac were training at Swimming Pools Kantrida along with Giedrius Titenis (Latvia), Tomas Klobučnik (Slovakia), Johannes Skagius (Sweden), Caroline Pilhatsch (Austria), Edgar Crespo (Panama) and others.
National team of South Korea also booked their place at Swimming Pools Kantrida, but they had to cancel it due to the injury of their best swimmer, Park Tea-hwan.
(Published: July 21, 2017)