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Russia Swims 2018

December 24, 2017 / by ironmike

Here is a quick list of all Russian* swims in 2018. The post where I discuss them is here. I’ll keep this list updated as best I can.

17 March – Cyprus (yes, Cyprus), 1k, 1.9k, 3.8k, 6k, 10k, 1k in fins
6 May  – Abkhazia, 1k, 1.5k, 3k, 6k, 10k, 1k in fins.
27 May – Sicily (yes, I know that’s Italy, but the Eurasia Swim Cup folks are having two swims in Italy in 2018 as part of their series), same events as 6 May Abkhazia above.
27 May – Moscow, 1k, nautical mile, 5k, 3 x 1000m relay
27 May – Rostov-on-Don, 1k, 1.5k
10 June – Moscow, 1k, nautical mile, 3k, 3 x 1000m relay
17 June – Pereslavl, 1.5k, 3k
24 June – Lytkarino, 1k, 1.9k, 3.8k, 6k, 1k in fins
30 June – lake Seliger near St. Petersburg, nautical mile, 5k, 10k
1 July – Yaroslavl, 1.5k, 3k
1 July – Lipetsk, 1k, nautical mile, 10k, 3 x 1000m relay
8 July – Lytkarino, 1k, 1.9k, 3.8k, 6k, 1k in fins
8 July – lake Turgoyak in the Urals, nautical mile, 4k
8 July – Rybinsk, 1k, nautical mile, 5k, 3 x 1000m relay
15 July – Lytkarino, 1k, 1.9k, 3.8k, 6k, 10k, 1k in fins
15 July – lake Baikal, nautical mile, 5k
22 July – Votkinsk, 1.5k, 3k
28 July – Volga swim, 1k, 3k, 5k
29 July – Bronnitsy, 1.9k, 3.8k
5 August – Ritsa, 1.5k, 5.8k
11 August – Zaraysk, 1.5k, 3k
12 August – St Petersburg, 2.3k, 4.6k
12 August – Kazan, 1.9k, 3.8k
19 August – Saint Petersburg, 1k, 1.5k, 3k, 6k
19 August – Arctic swim in the Arctic ocean, 1k, nautical mile
26 August – Pereslavl, 1.5k, 3k, 6k
2 September – Samara, 1k, 1.5k, 3k
2 September – lake Sevan in Armenia, nautical mile, 5k
9 September – Rostov-on-Don, 1.5k, 3k, 6k
14-16 September – Sochi Swim Festival, 1k, nautical mile, 5k, 3 x 1000m relay
16 September, Tbilisi, 1.9k, 5k
14 October – Abkhazia, 1k, 1.9k, 3.8k, 6k, 10k, 1k in fins
November – Eurasia Swim Cup final in UAE

*I say Russian because these are run by Russian race directors, regardless of the location of the swim.