|Ruta Meilutyte & Mackenzie Horton|
Among men, Mackenzie Horton (AUS) won four individual gold medals, getting all the titles from 200m to 1500m free. In the women’s field, the most successful swimmer was Ruta Meilutyte, from
The medal table was topped by
This world junior event in Dubai (UAE) closed a busy summer, which included the 15th FINA World Championships in Barcelona (ESP) and the two first legs of the FINA Swimming World Cup (in 25m-pool). In these two major senior events, 16 World Records have been established.
The competition programme in Dubai comprised 42 events, including the 4x100m free and medley mixed relays, and was contested by swimmers aged 15-18 (for men) and 14-17 (for women). The Hamdan Sports Complex, where the event was staged, had welcomed in December 2010 the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m).
After this fourth junior edition in 2013, the 2015 championships will take place in Singapore (SIN), while the 2017 rendezvous will be hosted by