Ohrid Lake, Republic of Macedonia

Ohrid Lake, Republic of Macedonia

A very competitive race with elite professional marathon swimmers from around the world. Offers US$10,000 in prize money as part of the global FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix circuit

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Ohrid Lake Swimming Marathon (Macedonian: Охридски Пливачки МаратонOhridski Plivački Maraton or the Ohrid Swim Marathon) is part of the FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix, a professional marathon swimming circuit sanctioned by FINA. The 30 km race takes place in the waters of the Ohrid Lake in The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia from Sveti Naum to the Ohrid harbor. It is one of the World’s Top 100 Open Water Swims.

Name of Race

Ohrid Lake Swimming Marathon

Event Month

August

Region

Europe

Body of Water

Ohrid Lake

Distances Offered

Over 10k

Temperature

Cold

Experience

Professional

Water Type

Lake

Swim Type

Race

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