Swim The Island

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2014-2015 WOWSS offers 13 races around the world including Swim The Island
Swim The Island is a 3-race open water swimming competition held in the northwest coast of Italy. It is one of the World's Top 100 Open Water Swims and part of the 2014-2015 World Open Water Swimming Series.



1700 meters, 3500 meters, 5000 meters




City Bergeggi (Savona) Stella Maris Beach, Villaggio del Sole beach

State/County/Province Bergeggi (Savona)

Country Italy

Region Europe


Name Matteo Testa, Co-Directors : Pamela Aimar, Elena Carpignano, Fabio Dispari

Email info@bewater.fr

Event Information

2014-2015 World Open Water Swimming Series Events

1. aQuellé Midmar Mile in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa in February. Race director Wayne Riddin
2. Miami Mile in Miami, Florida, U.S.A. in April. Race director Jonathan Strauss
3. El Cruce in Cancún, Mexico in May. Race director Rafael Hernández
4. Jax Coco Shek O Challenge in Hong Kong in July. Race director Doug Woodring
5. Henley Mile in Henley-on-the-Thames, United Kingdom in July. Race director Tom Kean
6. Hellespont and Dardanelles Swim in Turkey in August. Race director Simon Murie
7. Aichi Crossing in Nagoya, Japan in August. Race director Yutaka Shinozaki
8. BCT Gdynia Marathon – Open Race in Gdynia, Poland in August. Race director Tomasz Pąchalski
9. Waikiki Roughwater Swim in Oahu, Hawaii in September. Race director Kaia Hedlund
10. Swim The Island in Italy in October. Race director Matteo Testa
11. The Five in Hong Kong in October. Race director Doug Woodring
12. King and Queen of the Sea in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in December. Race director Pedro Rego Monteiro
13. Stroke for Egypt in the Red Sea, Egypt in December. Race coordinator Mohamed Marouf


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