All swimmers, who have high performance in swimming, can announce themselves for the event “International Marathon Swimming Beltquerung”. The final decision has the event organizer. Only the Sprint-Beltquerung is open for all swimmer. The swimmer is finally invited by the event organizer.
The geographically shortest distance is nearly 21 Km. Because of current or swimming direction can that be more. You can calculate a real swimming distance of nearly 25 Kilometer.
Relays with two swimmers with the same nationality
The swimmer must have a trainer or coach for his attempt.
Beach of Rødby/Danmark
Niobe-Beach/ Gammendorf of Fehmarn/ Deutschland
Sunday of the 3rd week in August
Swimming suit, goggles, bathing cap
Grease in every form (Vaseline etc.)
Start can be short-term changed with the Solo-Beltquerung (clima!)