On October 6-7, 2017’ Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Swimming Open Tournament and Beijing All-people Swimming Competition were held in National Aquatics Center (Water Cube). Swimming enthusiasts from Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Guangxi, Changchun and other places made a showdown. Event scale and the number of competitors set both new records. Such event has become the most influential swimmer competition in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region. 2,000 swimmers of 59 teams applied for such event, including the youngest one aged only 3 years and 8 months and the eldest one aged 87. Such event fell into more than 300 groups, more than 30 minor items and 14 major items.
Such event was jointly hosted by Beijing Swimming Sports Association, Tianjin Swimming Sports Association and Hebei Swimming Sports Association, co-organized by National Aquatics Center Co., Ltd and sponsored by Water Cube Swimming Club Co., Ltd. During the event, Beijing Swimming Sports Association and Guangxi Swimming Sports Association agreed on cooperation. At the same time, tournament record was set for the first time so as to encourage all competitors to challenge themselves and improve sports performance.