Cornel Marculescu is the long-time Executive Director of FINA and a member of the FINA Bureau and FINA Board of Directors. He oversees pool swimming, diving, synchronized swimming, water polo, and open water swimming for FINA, the world's governing body of aquatics.
He received the 2001 Paragon Award from the International Swimming Hall of Fame and an Honour Contributor in the International Swimming Hall of Fame. He was a water polo player for Romania in the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and has taken part in every Olympic Summer Games since in various roles. He is ultimately responsible for all FINA open water swimming events including clinics, Olympic Marathon Swimming 10km, FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup, FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix, World Swimming Championships and the World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships and the FINA response in the aftermath of the death of Fran Crippen.
Members of TOWSC
The 2013-2017 FINA TOWSC members include:
FINA Bureau Liaison is Dennis Miller of Fiji
- Who Governs Swimming?
- When Chris Guesdon Changed The Course Of Open Water History
- Olympic Marathon Runners Are Protected. What About Marathon Swimmers?
- Racing At 5 am
- Cornel Marculescu Cornel Marculascu]
- FINA Boss Has No Big Problem with Doping
- Trends and Opportunities in Aquatics
- FINA official website
- Open Water Race Directors Do The Right Thing
- FINA Taking It To The Edge
- FINA Reaches Height of Ignorance
- FINA Taking It To The Edge - Part 2
- FINA Taking It To The Edge - Part 3
- Commentary of The 25K FINA World Championships
- FINA Formally Approves 31°C Rule
- FINA To Fix Maximum Water Temperature At 31°C
- Marathon Swimming
- Open Water Swimming Epicenter Shifts To Egypt
- Athletes Do Right Thing By Craig Lord
- John Leonard To FINA's Cornel Marculescu
- Body Parts Wash Ashore on Copacabana Beach
- Are The Olympics Fair? Is Swimming A Clean Sport?
- When Water Polo And Open Water Swimming Mix
- World Open Water Swimming Association
- Open Water Swimming
- Great Memories Of Fran Crippen, Great Decision By USA
- Japan Is Right On, But What Were Others Thinking?!?
- Commentary on 25K FINA World Championships
- Canada, Netherlands, Japan, USA Avoid Hot Water
- HOSA Supports Professional Marathon Swimming Circuit
- Daily News of Open Water Swimming
- Lifesavers From Thailand To St. Kilda
- What Is The FINA Schedule?
- Will Color Come To Tokyo?