At a glance

As part of the Open Water Series, we offer 3 different cups:

 

1. The International Open Water Majors - which focus on longer distances with international participants

2. The Classic Open Water Cup- which offers shorter distances especially in the east/central area of Austria

3. The Junior Open Water Cup - which offers beginner distances for ambitious club swimmers between the ages of 10 and 17

 

6 competitions at 5 events are available in the Majors Cup 2022.

A maximum of 4 of these will count. You can score points at the Backwaterman on Saturday and Sunday. At least 2 competitions must be swim for the cup ranking.

 

5 - 6 competitions are available at the Classic Open Water Cup. Of these, a maximum of 3 count - at least 2 must be swum 3-4 competitions are available for the Junior Open Water Cup. My. 2 in the score and at least 2 must be swum.

 


 

International Open Water Majors 2022 preview

 

 

Stubenbergsee, Austria

The classic start event

 

Date May 22nd

Distances: 1.9km, 3.8km/ 5.7km

Registration: opens at the middle of March

 


 

Attention:

Lake Balaton Bay Crossing, Hungary - Open Water Tournament is cancelled becuse of organising issues

 

New instead of that out of the Open Water Tournament serie of Hungary

 

 

 

                                                        Gyékényes

 

on 20th of August, 11.00am

 

detailed information are below

 

 

 

Races

 

9K/ 3K |

 

link

 


 

 

17th Backwaterman Open Water 1st-3rd July 2022

Registration open

 

New 3 days - 3 lakes Kampseen Challenge

 

- The classics at the Ottenstein reservoir 7km and 14km open water

- River swimming on the Dobra

- New swimming at the Thurnberg reservoir

 


 

Lake Constance Open Water Crossings :

there are several dates over 2.5/5/10/11/22 km on the program

 

Counts as a cup competition for the majors

July 23, 2022 Friedrichshafen-Romanshorn (BOW Swim Festival), 11 km

 

www.bodensee-openwater.com

 


 

10th Lake Neusiedl Swimming Festival

with 31st lake crossing

 

Date 10./11. September

 

Lake crossings 3.1 and 6.2 km

"for everyone"

SwimRun competitions

Kids competitions

 

www.schwimmfestival.at