Welcome to ÖTILLÖ

The origin of swimrun

ÖTILLÖ, the origin of swimrun, was born in the Stockholm archipelago. We organise swimrun races for everyone from elite to beginners.

Jakob Edholm
International partners
  • Vivo Barefoot
  • ARK Swimrun
  • Mr Green

You are now entering into our world

ÖTILLÖ is the origin of Swimrun, a new endurance sport driven by respect and dedication. Swimrun is about experiencing nature in the purest possible way, with Respect for yourself, for your team partner, for others and for the environment.

The ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Series is the premium brand in Swimrun providing sustainable events of the highest quality which challenge your mental and physical endurance. We are dedicated to recreate the ÖTILLÖ experience in unique places around the world and to inspire the growth of a community that shares our values.

The spirit of swimrun is based on teamwork, motivation, fun and passion. We want to bring you all of these emotions, we want to challenge you and we want to give you a fantastic adventure. These are all the reasons of why we have decided to create unique races in unique places. We want to share our world with you!

On this site you will find the legacy of our sport and also the future of our experience. You will be challenged and you will be respected. This is where you will find all information regarding the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Championship, the ÖTILLÖ World Series, the ÖTILLÖ Sprints and the ÖTILLÖ Experience. You will also find everything that makes for a swimrun life; training, adventures and community.

As we see the sport from a sustainable angle we want to be part of conserving the nature we are in and we want to give back to those less fortunate. At every race location we work with local environmental organisations and through our donations to and our work with #Swimrunforlife we want to support those who are chasing the dream of safety over land and water.

Welcome to our community!

News

NEW World series standings 2019

We will no longer have prize money in the individual events. The prize money all goes towards the World Series. Every year we crown a World Series winner in Men, Women and mixed. This is a yearly World Series that follows the calendar year. You get points at all our...

ARK Sports new partner of ÖTILLÖ

Swedish Swimrun brand ARK Sports and the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Series have entered into a multi-year International Sponsorship agreement. ARK will be the exclusive partner for wetsuits and other swimming related gear such as paddles and pull buoys.

New formats introduced at ÖTILLÖ 1000 Lakes 2018

AUGUST 8TH, 2018 After 13 years of ÖTILLÖ we have seen the need and demand to introduce two new concepts with the purpose to make it easier for teams to participate in ÖTILLÖ races. Starting with ÖTILLÖ 1000 Lakes 2018 we will at all race weekends going forward have...

International partners
  • Vivo Barefoot
  • ARK Swimrun
  • Mr Green