Finswimmer Magazine Reporters:
Davide Manca Born in Milan (Italy) – Jan 08th, 1979 Former World-level Finswimmer and European Champion on the Long Distance, started in 1994 until 2006. He works as web developer and he is involved as an hobby in the development of the Finswimming sport since 2000 when, with his trainer Valter Mazzei, founded the finswimmer.com Web Site. Now he trains and competes for fun in the NPS Varedo Club 🙂
Young Joong Yoon Born in (Korea) – Dec 9th, 1984 Pluri-medalist on long-distance in swimming pool and immersion races at World Championships, at latest Worlds in Hungary he was 2nd on 400 mts immersion. He is probably the best Korean Finswimmer ever! Now he swims in the Team4Life Finswimming Team.
Rubes Levada Born in Bologna (Italy) – Oct 13th, 1978 Former International Italian Finswimmer. He used to compete in the 90’s, and now he trains a team in Zagreb (Croatia) where he works and lives.
Borut Jan Born in Lubiana (Slovenia) on Nov 21th He is involved in Finswimming since 1986. He has a sport university Diploma in Finswimming. And also: – club and national coach for 15 years – president of finswimming commitee of Slovenia for 15 years – financial manager, medical help, phisiotherapist, phsycologist for clubs and national team.
Miguel Rodriguez Born in (Spain) He is involved in Finswimming since 1992, first international championship CMAS was Junior World Championship 1997 in Balatonfuzfo – Hungary. Now he is a Spanish Champion. And he is an Architect, based in Barcelona, he swims for the Club Esportiu Mediterrani (Barcelona). He lived in Paris (2008-2009) and his Club was PPO (Paris Palmes Olympique).
Katarzyna Truszczyńska born in Toruń (Poland) Jan 5th, 1990. Since 2008 lives in Gdańsk and studies Master degree in Physiotherapy there. She is multimedalist of Polish Championship and a Polish record holder, medalist of Junior World and European Championship. Since 12 years she was in Toruńczyk Toruń Club and since this year she belongs to Laguna Club
Füsun Argun Toparlak born in Istanbul (Turkey) – She is a life & performance coach. She is interested in finswimming since two years. She is working as mental & performance coach with tennis players and finswimmers. Her sons are performance finswimmers in Turkey; Derin (age 16) and Yunus (age 11), they both have several championships. Derin is in the Turkish National team and had broken two records in Junior category in 2013.