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.

Nadja Odenhage
International partners
  • Head
  • Campz Addnature
  • Garmin
  • Vivo Barefoot

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 Swimrun World Series and the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun Sprints. 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 family!


2018 ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Championship at Djurönäset

In the autumn of 2017 we were informed by one of the hotels on Sandhamn that they would convert to apartments. This would leave us with a substantial loss of beds on Sandhamn. For ÖTILLÖ 2017 we had every commercial bed in Sandhamn (3 hotels), accommodation on...

No more cups

We freaked out last year seeing the amount of cups used. A massive waste of resources and potential disaster if they end up in nature. We have therefore taken the decision that Breca, one of our Merit races did last year. We will only have cups at the first two energy...

Team list for the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Championship 2018

Hello Racers. The moment of truth has arrived. The first-round lists of teams selected via ranking and directors choice for the 2018 ÖTILLÖ SWIMRUN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP have been published on www.otilloswimrun.com/races/otillo/teams-2018 We have now blocked 100 spots...

Get your spot to ÖTILLÖ, The Swimrun World Championship 2018

Only a couple of days left to send in your applications for ranking and Directors choice spots. Deadline Januari 15, 2018. After that it will come down to chasing the qualification at the World Series, the 7/24 concept or just luck in the mid-July draw. Do now miss...

New golden bib concept

For 2018 we will have a GOLDEN BIB in each class in the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun races (not merit). Men, women and mixed. €33 000 in each class to the team that wins 6 races in a row. NEW is that it will be rolling, meaning that the GOLDEN BIB is passed on to the winning team...

Accommodation at Isles of Scilly

Looking for a place to stay on the Isles of Scilly? The Island Partnership has compiled a list of available accommodation. This together with the offer at Karma Hotel on St Martin’s is definitely enough for the race. Remember that you are not the only ones looking for...

International partners
  • Head
  • Campz Addnature
  • Garmin
  • Vivo Barefoot