California Swim Run introduced the exciting sport of SwimRun to Southern California on September 20th, 2015 with the Mission Bay 12k Sprint. Inspired by the Swedish sport that is rapidly sweeping the world, there are now over 500 swimrun races worldwide.
If you are interested in racing swimrun internationally, check out the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun Merit Races, these are a great way to try longer races and qualify for the ultimate swimrun race, the ÖTILLÖ World Championships in Sweden.
California Swim Run International Team Competition
Andy Hewitt and Sean Durkin represented California Swim Run at the the ÖTILLÖ Swim/Run World Championships in 2015, Andy came back in 2016 and 2017 with Daemon Anastas. Andy and Daemon plan to return in 2018 once again along with California SwimRun competitors Jason Smith and Kyle Visin.
2015 California SwimRun Team at ÖTILLÖ 2015
ÖTILLÖ SwimRun Word Championship Course
California SwimRun with ÖTILLÖ co-founders Mats and Jesper (Uto Brothers)
Check out Erin Hunter, California SwimRun racer and winner of Casco Bay SwimRun 2016
Here are some links to videos from past swim/run races in Sweden