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Epic Blue SwimRun – Finale Ligure, Italy
September 27, 2020
The Finale Ligure district is one that will energies and inspire and the region is best known for its majestic coastline, cliffs and caves, which make for the perfect setting for adventure.
The sport normally involves teams of two, however with our EPICBLUE SHORT EXPERIENCE you have the option to register as a solo participant as well.
At Epic Blue SwimRun we are running for a cause.
OVER FISHING, CLIMATE CHANGE, POLLUTION, AND THE LACK OF EDUCATION HAVE PUSHED OUR OCEANS TO THE BRINK OF COLLAPSE.
We are deeply invested in bringing people who love the ocean together around ocean conservation at our events:
using their energy in their sport, for good. We call this Swimmers for the Sea and invite some of the top athletes to
apply to support this initiative and lead the way.
Make waves with us as we show our joint commitment to the environment and RACE FOR A CAUSE.
It is not just a race!
Total Distance: 24km
Swimming: 5,5km | Trail Running: 17,5km
The course is breath-taking, tough and promises to challenge and inspire. Running over hills, through olive groves, single track trails and local villages, athletes will need to be strong in order to excel in the 17.5 km trail running portion of this race.
The swimming section will invite you to a salty challenge, with 10 sections – the longest stretch being 1,5 km.
Total Distance: 14km
Swimming: 2,5km | Trail Running: 10,5km
This unique course is especially formulated for those who are new to the sport and passionate about the cause. With shorter distances and only comprising of 6 swim sections, this format is ideal for those who are not quite ready to compete over bigger distances. It is the perfect experiential introduction to the beauty of SWIMRUN.
The longest run is 2,8 km and the longest swim is 449 m.
The original EPICBLUE SWIMRUN was held in the beautiful coastal Italian town of Finale Ligure. Against the picturesque backdrop of the cliffs of Liguria, in the Italian Riviera, be challenged by a SWIMRUN experience that infuses nature with history to offer a timeless adventure.
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