Artistic Swimming Qualification

Qualification Summary

Each National Olympic Committee can enter a maximum of 8 competitors (8 women). Should a nation qualify a team of 8 athletes they will be eligible to compete in the duet event. As hosts, Japan was given the maximum quota to compete. The remaining quotas will be decided at various events, specifically the 2019 World Aquatics Championships, continental qualifiers and the 2020 Olympic Games Artistic Swimming Qualifying Event.

Qualified Nations

Qualification events are listed in hierarchical order.

Women’s Team

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
Host Nation/Asian Qualifier 1 Japan
2019 European Champions Cup 1 Russia
2019 World Aquatic Championships
African and Oceania Qualifier
2 Australia
Egypt
2019 Pan American Games 1 Canada
2019 World Aquatic Championships 2 China
Ukraine
2020 Olympic Games Qualifying Event 3

Women’s Duet

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
Nations Qualified in Team Event 10 Australia
Canada
China
Egypt
Japan
Russia
Ukraine
2019 European Champions Cup 1 Spain
2019 World Aquatic Championships
African, Asian and Oceania Qualifier
3 Kazakhstan
New Zealand
South Africa
2019 Pan American Games 1 Mexico
2020 Olympic Games Qualifying Event 7