The 14th FINA World Championships or World Aquatics Championships came to a close in Shanghai, China, on July 31, 2011. FINA World Aquatics Championships is an biannual event for aquatic sports such diving, swimming, open water swimming, synchronized swimming and water polo. More than 2200 athletes from a total of 181 nations took part in the 16-day event.
Below are some pictures from the closing ceremony at the Crescent Lagoon Outdoor Diving Pool in Shanghai, China, Sunday, July 31, 2011.
Photos: Feng Li / Getty Images
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