At the swimming world championships in Budapest on Wednesday there was an incident in the decision in the free solo freestyle of the synchronized swimmers.

The American Anita Alvarez fell unconscious in the pool immediately after her performance.

She had to be rescued by her trainer and another person.

30 minutes after the incident, a caregiver announced that Alvarez was doing well.

The fainting spell was stress-related and was not the first of its kind.

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