The open water swimming event provides swimmers of the modern era with an opportunity of replicating the historical achievement of Skyllias and Hydna by swimming over the shipwrecks of the historical Artemision Naval Battle. The event includes 10km, 5km, 3km, 1.5km and an 800m. kids’ open water swimming races at Pefki of Istiaia-Edipsos Municipality in North Evia, Greece.
FRIDAY, JULY 2, 2021
17:00-20:00 Receive participation kit from the registration area at Pefki beach
SATURDAY, JULY 3, 2021
10:00-20:00 Receive participation kit from the registration area at Pefki beach
Start and finish points of swimming routes located at Pefki beach.
TBC Start of the 5 km open water swimming route
16:00 Start of the 3 km open water swimming route
18:30 Start of the 1.5 km open water swimming route
20:30 End of registration & participation kit pick-ups
SUNDAY, JULY 4, 2021
07:00 Receive participation kit from Pefki beach
08:00 Transportation of swimmers from Pefki beach pier to the starting point of the authentic 10 km open water swimming route
08:30 Start of the authentic 10 km open water swimming route
09:30 Start of the 800m kids’ swimming route