Rei e Rainha do Mar Desafio

Rei e Rainha do Mar Desafio

Televised live throughout Brazil with numerous cameras all over the course, including aerial footage.

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Name of Race

Rei e Rainha do Mar Desafio (King and Queen of the Sea Challenge)

Event Nickname

King and Queen of the Sea Challenge

Start Date

12/07/2021

Region

South America

Body of Water

Atlantic coast of Brazil

Distances Offered

1-2k
2-3k
3-4k
4-5k
5-6k
6-7k
7-8k
8-9k
9-10k

Temperature

Moderate
Warm

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Water Type

Ocean

Swim Type

Race

Description

The King and Queen of the Sea (Rei e Rainha do Mar or Circuito Petrobras Rei e Rainha do Mar in Portuguese) is a three-stage professional and amateur open water swim series held in Copacabana Beach, Arpoador Beach and Leme in Brazil. The third stage on Copacabana Beach is broadcast live in Brazil on TV Globo. The event is one of the World’s Top 100 Open Water Swims and is produced by Pedro Rego Monteiro of Effect Sport and is a charity swim on behalf of the Pro Crianca Cardiaca Foundation that runs the Hospital Pro Criansa Jutta Batista in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is part of the 2014-2015 World Open Water Swimming Series.

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