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Synchronized Swimming at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games

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Host City: Seoul, South Korea
Date Started: September 26, 1988
Date Finished: October 1, 1988
Events: 2

Participants: 46 (0 men and 46 women) from 18 countries
Youngest Participant: CHN Tan Min (16 years, 33 days)
Oldest Participant: CAN Michelle Cameron (25 years, 274 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): CAN Carolyn Waldo and JPN Mikako Kotani (2 medals)
Most Medals (Country): 3 countries with 2 medals


Synchronized swimming was back on the Olympic Program for the second time, with the same two events – solo and duet. In the solo event, each nation could enter three swimmers, but only one from each nation could advance to the final. The duet competition was limited to one pair from each nation.