CAPN Sydney 2017

CAPN Sydney 2017




About CAPN

CAPN stands for Championnats d’Asie Pacifique de Natation. It is a swimming competition for all French schools in the region, supported by the AEFE (Agency for French Teaching Abroad) a network of over 494 schools in 136 countries, as part of their Asia Pacific program.


CAPN Sydney 2017

Following the success of the previous 4 years, in Kuala Lumpur in 2013 and 2016, and in Shanghai in 2014 and 2015, the 5th CAPN will take place in Sydney, from April the 4th to the 9th.

We wish to continue this great tradition and make it the event to attend with a mission to develop team spirit and fair play, as well as important values such as solidarity, respect of others and the rules, and always giving it your all.


The event will take place over 5 days at the Des Renford Aquatic Center in Randwick.


April 4th: Arrival of teams

April 5th:

  • Surf day at Maroubra beach to discover an important aspect of the local culture
  • Opening ceremony

April 6th: start of the competition

April 7th: competition

April 8th: competition & Closing ceremony

April 9th:

  • End of competition (Team events) in the morning
  • Visit of Sydney in the afternoon

April 10th: Teams fly home