African Swimming Championships

Sport Swimming
Competition Category Continental Championships
Years 1974—2018
Editions 13
Competitors 274
Countries 14

The 2014 edition scheduled for Dakar (SEN) from 22 to 28 September was cancelled due to the Western African Ebola virus epidemic.

Editions

Year Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
1974 Al-Qahira EGY 29 September – 3 October 1974 0 0 0
1977 Tunis TUN 23 – 27 July 1977 0 0 0
1982 Al-Qahira EGY 0 0 0
1990 Tunis TUN 0 0 0
1998 Nairobi KEN 0 0 0
2002 Al-Qahira EGY 12 – 18 August 2002 12 26 6
2004 Casablanca MAR 1 – 7 May 2004 6 8 4
2006 Dakar SEN 11 – 16 September 2006 40 60 9
2008 Johannesburg RSA 1 – 7 December 2008 33 51 10
2010 Casablanca MAR 13 – 19 September 2010 40 63 6
2012 Nairobi KEN 10 – 15 September 2012 40 54 7
2016 Bloemfontein RSA 19 – 23 October 2016 44 60 6
2018 Al-Jaza'ir ALG 10 – 16 September 2018 44 58 7

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 South Africa RSA 144 98 65 307
2 Egypt EGY 43 60 65 168
3 Tunisia TUN 28 40 33 101
4 Algeria ALG 22 33 45 100
5 Kenya KEN 15 11 5 31
6 Senegal SEN 3 3 8 14
7 Morocco MAR 2 6 12 20
8 Seychelles SEY 2 2 6 10
9 Zimbabwe ZIM 0 1 6 7
10 Mauritius MRI 0 1 1 2
= Zambia ZAM 0 1 1 2
12 Namibia NAM 0 1 0 1
13 Angola ANG 0 0 3 3
14 Nigeria NGR 0 0 2 2