How to qualify for the ÖtillÖ Swimrun World Championship – explained by WILD Swimrun

The legend of Swimrun – the ÖtillÖ Swimrun World Championship – receives thousands of applications each year from aspiring adventurers longing to challenge themselves in what has been crowned the hardest one-day endurance race on the globe. The 75km-course across the Swedish archipelago, of which 10 is swimming in the open Baltic Sea, is not …

Stroking solo? Check out Fanny’s swim tips and sets

It’s winter and pool-swimming season for most of us. Sometimes, you might not have your best buddy there, or can’t make it in time for your awesome team swim. Maybe you’re on vacation with the fam at some exotic place or on a business trip and get an unexpected opportunity to swim. Common for all …

Race Report: ÖtillÖ Swimrun World Championship 2018

Last fall, I decided it would be cool to give it a shot at winning the Swimrun World Championship 2018. I prepared for Monday 3 September 2018 since then, working hard to improve my running. As the weeks and months progressed, I ran faster, harder and longer. It was an exciting journey and I saw results fast, …