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Swim Races & Events

Swim Races and Open Water Swimming events from all around the world. Ranging from 1.5-10 Km distance swims they are not only about the swimming. These are social events and festivals of open water swimming. Perhaps a great day or weekend out or longer, combining more leisurely swims and opportunities to explore the local country and culture.

Hellespont and Dardanelles Swim

Hellespont and Dardanelles: THE WORLD’S OLDEST SWIM. It’s been said that you can’t call yourself a true open water swimmer until you’ve completed this historic cross-continental swim from Europe to Asia in Turkey. From the challenge of the swim itself to the region’s incredible history, this event is a must-do for open water swimmers from around the globe.

4 days
Swim Races & Event
4km/day
Aug '19
From £490

Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim

Take part in one of the most iconic open water swimming events in the world as SwimTrek offers pre-registration for the 2018 Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim. Complete the crossing from Asia to Europe as the Bosphorus strait in Istanbul comes to a standstill for the duration of the event.

3 days
Swim Races & Event
6km/day
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