Sergio Salomone

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Sergio Salomone is a 46-year-old Argentine open water swimmer from Buenos Aires who completed a solo Beltquerung swim in the Baltic Sea between Denmark and Germany and the 2014 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim in 8:12:28.


[edit] History

The Beltquerung was first accomplished on 25 July 1939 by Karl-Heinz Rauert who swam from his hometown of Fehmarn to Denmark, accompanied by a boat captain, his mate and his father.

[edit] Course

The traditional start is on the beach in Rødby, Denmark with the finish on the coast of the island of Fehmarn in Germany, specifically the beach of Gammendorf on Fehmarn. The certified escort pilot is Wolfgang Schlosser of Fehmarn-Lemkenhafen.

[edit] Double Solo Beltquerung Swimmers

1. Claudia Markwardt on 6.08.2005
2. Bruno Dobelmann on 27.07.2011

[edit] Solo Beltquerung

1. Karl-Heinz Rauert on 25.07.1939
2. María Inés Mato on 28.07.1998
3. María Inés Mato on 28.07.1999
4. Claudio Plit on 29.08.2000
5. Kirsten Seidel on 17.08.2003
6. Margit Bohnhoff on 18.08.2005
7. Christof Wandratsch on 07.09.2005
8. Arnold Wiegand on 5.08.2006
9. Heike Braun on 18.08.2006
10. Christian Hartmann-Herrmann on 5.08.2009
11. Toni Pavici on 6.08.2010
12. Sergio Salomone on 9.08.2010
13. Yasutaka Kurokawa on 16.08.2010
14. Griseldis Cormann on 19.07.2011
15. Attila Manyoki on 5.08.2011
16. Jürgen Fussi on 13.08.2011

[edit] Relay-Beltquerung with 2 swimmers

1. Winkelbauer/Richter on 15.08.2001
2. Plit/Navarro on 15.08.2001
3. Plit/Plit on 14.08.2002
4. Jakobsen/Filtenborg on 16.08.2003
5. Ohnishi/Ano on 17.08.2010

[edit] Relay-Beltquerung with 5 swimmers

1. Mato/Marceca/Torresagasti/Layús/Navarro on 30.08.2000

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