The Baltic Festival - 2XU Island Challenge
Swimrun competition between the Eriksberg Wildlife park and the eastern Pier in Karlshamn.
BeskrivningSaturday, July 21 (during the Baltic Festival) a challenging swimrun competition will be held in Karlshamn. Challenge yourself in this tough fitness competition!
The race starts at Eriksberg Wildlife park. The first running distance takes you through the wildlife enclosure and then continues in stages between islands, islets and the mainland. Then you get into the city of Karlshamn for the finish. Last running distance will be walking on the walls of the citadell (Kastellet) before you swim towards the pier.
A swimrun competition comprises a combination of running and swimming. The competition is for everyone, both novice and experienced swimrun participant. The total distance of the race is about 22 km and consists of a total of 26 swim sections and 25 running sections. This makes the competition unique, a common competition tends to have far fewer running and swim sections.
The classes in the competition consist of two-person teams of either men, women or mixed.
More information via website below.
Contact: Maria Larsson, tel 0707-82 93 85