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ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Series to be Launched

FEBRUARY 24, 2016 OFF TO A FLYING START! ÖTILLÖ, the original and toughest race of the new and rapidly growing endurance sport of swimrun, is expanding. With the increasing demand for swimrun races around the world, a whole new set of races are being launched as the...

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Fantastic achievements at 10th Anniversary of ÖTILLÖ

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, SEPTEMBER 7, 2015 The 10th year celebration of the gruelling ÖTILLÖ proved to be epic. Strong wind, turbulent water and a hard fought competition during the 75 km long race, revealed why ÖTILLÖ is recognised to be one of the toughest one-day races...

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ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Championship 2018 – Fast Facts

  • 13th edition – Monday, September 3rd, 2018
  • 75 km running and swimming from dawn till dusk
  • 65 km of trail running
  • 10 km of open water swimming
  • Water temperature between 10 – 15 degrees C
  • 26 islands to cross
  • 50 ins and outs of the water
  • 50 changes between running and swimming
  • The swims are between 100 and 1 780 metres long
  • The runs are between 70 and 19 700 metres long
  • Longest swim 1 780 metres
  • Longest run 19,7 km
  • 150 registered teams
  • Three categories: men, mixed, women
  • Teams of two; for safety reasons and for the unique experience
  • 20 nationalities
  • Course record: 7:58:06 (2017): Jesper Svensson and Daniel Hansson (SWE) Swedish Armed Forces

Winners 2017

  • Men: Jesper Svensson and Daniel Hansson (SWE) Swedish Armed Forces, 7:58:06
  • Mixed: Eva Nyström (SWE) and Adriel Young (AUS), Thule Crew/ 9:01:31
  • Women: Kristin Larsson (SWE) and Annika Ericsson (SWE), Addnature/Campz 10:03:32

Ranked by CNN as one of the toughest endurance challenges in the world.

Featured in NYT, The Wall Street Journal, Outside Magazine, l’Equipe Magazine, TF1, Die Welt, Suddeutsche Zeitung, the Times, The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph and many more

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