Are swimrun goggles becoming obsolete?

GEARWe’ve all been there. The day before race-day sitting with our gear spread out on the floor thinking:

– Should i bring this or not. Is the water going to be cold? The sun is out, maybe I should take the shorty…

But one thing we rarely question is the goggles. Are they really necessary? Of course, they do serve a purpose, but while running they are just in the way. And while performing the ins and outs, they can become a real hassle. To tackle this some racers prefer transparent ones, keeping them on while running shorter stretches, but only a few swim without. Continue reading “Are swimrun goggles becoming obsolete?”

We now have 150 known races in the world!

Well, actually it’s 154.

The last 4, in France, just came in as we were finishing up the blog. In a couple of days they’ll be added to our race database.
no of races per year 2016

* (Blue = new, green = cumulative)

The 2016 season hasn’t even started but we can now look forward to 74 race events in 17 countries. Continue reading “We now have 150 known races in the world!”

World of Swimrun, your natural source of swimrun knowledge

Today we are happy to announce the launch of the global swimrun community World of Swimrun (WoS). Here you will find everything there is to know about swimrunning.

Plan your race

Have a look at the best race overview there is. Scout your next race on our world map. Plan your races in detail with the help of our race statistics and schedule using our comprehensive calendar. Racing has never been easier. If this is not enough for you to decide, then read about our own experiences from different races in our much appreciated race reports. Continue reading “World of Swimrun, your natural source of swimrun knowledge”