Maratón Internacional Hernandarias – Parana

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Maratón Internacional Hernandarias – Paraná is held from the city Hernandarias to Paraná, Argentina in the Paraná River. At 88 km (54.6 mi), it is the longest open water swimming competition and longest professional marathon race in the world. It is held annually in February under extremely competitive conditions, attracting the fastest marathon swimmers in the world, down a river with varying currents and flotsam.

Tens of thousands of spectators line the course in an extremely festive atmosphere. Offers US$25,000 in prize money when it is part of the global FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix circuit.

It is one of the World's Top 100 Open Water Swims.

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Distance

88 km

Type

River

Location

City Hernandarias to Paraná

Country Argentina

Region Americas

Contact

Website Hernandarias – Paraná

Event Information

Month: February

Website: Maratón Internacional Hernandarias – Parana

Water Temp: 28°C (82°F)

Class: Professional

Wetsuit: No

18º Maratón acuática Hernandarias-Paraná

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