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Stormy Weather Delays Euro 5km Battle

Sep 13, 2012  - Craig Lord

Due to adverse weather and sea conditions, the Technical Open Water Swimming Committee of LEN, the European swimming league, and organisers of the European Open Water Swimming Championships in Piombino have postponed the 5km "Team Event" that was due to have been swum today.

The race is now scheduled for a 10am start tomorrow, September 14.

Revised Competition Schedule:

  • Friday, September 14
  • 10.00 hrs:  5km Team Event (Time Trial)
  • Saturday, September 15:
  • 10.00 hrs:  5km Men (Time Trial)
  • 13.30 hrs:  5km Women (Time Trial)
  •  Sunday, September 16:
  • 09:00 hrs:  25km Men
  • 09:15 hrs:  25km Women