Preliminary results – Don’t forget to vote – N’oubliez pas de voter, les résultats préliminaires – Vergessen Sie nicht, Ihre Stimme abzugeben, vorläufige Ergebnisse!

WOW!

Thank you all for the enthusiasm shown. We are overwhelmed by your support!

It’s almost dead-even between the wetsuit and shoes, and the buoy comes in 3rd.

Do you agree?

Cast your vote below. It’s important that you have your say! If you have other ideas, just write them in the text box, we will display all results when the poll is over!

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This is the current result. Do you agree? C’est le résultat actuel. Êtes-vous d’accord? Dies ist das aktuelle Ergebnis. Sind Sie einverstanden?
Make sure to have your say and help influence the development of swimrun equipment for 2017! Only 2 weeks left to vote! Assurez-vous d’avoir votre mot à dire et aider à influencer le développement de l’équipement swimrun pour 2017! Il ne reste que deux semaines pour voter! Achten Sie darauf, Ihre Meinung und Hilfe Einfluss auf die Entwicklung der Schwimmanlage für 2017 haben! Nur noch 2 Wochen zur Abstimmung!
Vote on your most desired and prioritized swimrun items that you want the industry to change. Choose 1 to 5 options in the voting tab below. When the voting is over we will present the results and communicate them to the industry, and time is of the essence! Votre opinion compte! Votez pour vos équipements swimrun souhaités et prioritaires  que vous voulez voir l’industrie changer. Choisissez de 1 à 5 options dans l’onglet de vote ci-dessous. Lorsque le vote sera terminé, nous communiquerons cela à l’industrie, alors votez vite! Wählen Sie Ihre gewünschte und priorisierte Swimrun Artikel, die Sie ändern möchten. Wählen Sie 1 bis 5 Optionen in der Abstimmung Registerkarte unten. Wenn die Abstimmung vorbei ist, werden wir die Ergebnisse präsentieren und sie der Branche mitteilen, und die Zeit ist das Wesen!
This poll is closed! Poll activity:
Start date 01-12-2016 17:02:53
End date 01-12-2016 17:02:57
Poll Results:
Which swimrun equipment do you think the sport companies should focus on developing for the 2017 season? / Quel équipement pensez-vous que les entreprises sportives devraient se concentrer sur le développement pour la saison 2017?

/The WoS Team

NEW TO SWIMRUN OR LOOKING TO ADVANCE YOUR SKILLS?

  • Don’t forget to check out our #swimrun race calendar for 2017. It’s being updated with all the new dates but also all the new races popping up around the world. At the moment we’re at 248 confirmed races worldwide and in 24 countries!
  • Have a look at our science corner. Here you will find all info on the latest research!
  • Check out our swimrun equipment tests. We live and breathe swimrun racing and equipment development.
  • How should you train for swimrun? We know how to get down and get busy. Read about it here.
  • Do you feel that something is missing, or perhaps have something you would like to share with the community? Then join us!

Vote for change – Votez pour le changement – Wählen Sie für ändern – New 2017 swimrun gear!

We need your help. Your opinion matters!

Vote on your most desired and prioritized swimrun items that you want the industry to change. Choose 1 to 5 options in the voting tab below. When the voting is over we will present the results and communicate them to the industry, and time is of the essence!

Nous avons besoin de votre aide!

Votre opinion compte! Votez pour vos équipements swimrun souhaités et prioritaires  que vous voulez voir l’industrie changer. Choisissez de 1 à 5 options dans l’onglet de vote ci-dessous. Lorsque le vote sera terminé, nous communiquerons cela à l’industrie, alors votez vite!

Wir brauchen deine Hilfe. Deine Meinung zählt!

Wählen Sie Ihre gewünschte und priorisierte Swimrun Artikel, die Sie ändern möchten. Wählen Sie 1 bis 5 Optionen in der Abstimmung Registerkarte unten. Wenn die Abstimmung vorbei ist, werden wir die Ergebnisse präsentieren und sie der Branche mitteilen, und die Zeit ist das Wesen!

/The WoS Team

This poll is closed! Poll activity:
Start date 01-12-2016 17:02:53
End date 01-12-2016 17:02:57
Poll Results:
Which swimrun equipment do you think the sport companies should focus on developing for the 2017 season? / Quel équipement pensez-vous que les entreprises sportives devraient se concentrer sur le développement pour la saison 2017?

Interview: Markus Rössel the man, the myth, the concept

In the world of swimrun we always find interesting athlets. One german guy that has been competing frekvently during the last couple of years is Markus Rössel, from the team “German Sparkle Party“. We meet him after finishing this years Ö till Ö on Utö. Here is our interview with the Athlete, Journalist and so much more.

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Tell me about your background as a Swimrunner?

I grew up in a pretty active household. Apparently my first spoken word was “ball”. My parents took me along on all kinds of outdoor undertakings such as hiking trips, skiing and so on. I had to spend countless weekends on tennis courts as they both played for a long time. Unexpectedly for a German kid I took on football and played this beside other sports such as mountain biking, table-tennis and skater-hockey for a pretty long time.

Continue reading “Interview: Markus Rössel the man, the myth, the concept”

Modifying and optimizing your swimrun gear – Get race ready

If you’re a swimrun-beginner you might want to train and do some races before starting to modify your swimrun gear. Unless you’re aiming for that top 3 placement. Here World of Swimruns Nic gives you some advises that could be good for swimrunning. Comments are always intresting. So let it roll, and let us know.

Modifying gear is all about chasing minutes and seconds during a race, and if there’s no need to, you can do well without and just focus on enjoying it. If you still feel that your gear is not operating at 100 %, that something needs to change, there are a few things that can be fixed quite easily. Below we’ll give you a few pointers on what you can do.

There are 2 basic rules when racing: Continue reading “Modifying and optimizing your swimrun gear – Get race ready”

Introducing air and water temperature for swimrun races around the world

As you might have noticed, our race database contains lots of info on each race. It’s an awesome tool for hand-picking the race that will suit your ambitions.

Previously we’ve explained what race categories that you can choose from, as well as the ever so important swim ratio for a race. These two are a good start in narrowing down the choice of a race that will fit your ability as a swimrunner. Continue reading “Introducing air and water temperature for swimrun races around the world”