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Burghausen

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Burghausen is the largest city in the Upper Bavarian district of Altötting in Germany. It lies on the Salzach, which forms the border with Austria.

Open Water Swimming[edit]

Burghausen is the site of the 2017 Ice Swimming Aqua Sphere World Championships.

2017 Ice Swimming Aqua Sphere World Championships[edit]


Athletes from 26 countries competed in multiple races at the 2017 Ice Swimming Aqua Sphere World Championships sanctioned by the International Ice Swimming Association, including the ice kilometer race in Wöhrsee, Burghausen, Germany.

2017 Ice Swimming Aqua Sphere World Championships sanctioned by the International Ice Swimming Association, including the ice kilometer race in Burghausen, Germany.

Petar Stoychev of Bulgaria wins 1 km ice kilometer race in Wöhrsee, Burghausen in a world record time.

World's Best Open Water Swimming Towns[edit]

Burghausen was selected as one of the World's Best Open Water Swimming Towns by the World Open Water Swimming Association in 2016 and 2017.

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