Round Christiansborg Swim
Event Date: 8/29/2009
Water Temp: 64-72°F (18-22°C).
• Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
• Course: 2K in Frederiksholm's Canal around the island that houses the palace of the Danish Parliament. Swimmers will swim through canals alongside Holmen Church, the Danish Parliament, the Danish Ministry of Culture, royal riding stables and near the central shopping area of Copenhagen.
• Distance: 2K
• Date of Annual Race: Last Saturday in August
• Description: The Round Christiansborg Swim is a popular Danish swim for amateurs. Water temperature is between 64-72°F (18-22°C). In 2009 one leg of the FINA 10KM Marathon Swimming World Cup was organized in the morning before the amateur event. The world Cup swimmers did five laps of 2K