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Open Water Swimming Marathon Kalamata – Koroni

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Lori King after winning the 29th Swimming Marathon of the Messinian Gulf, a 30 km race between Kalamata and Koroni in Greece, on 9 September 2017 in 8 hours 56 minutes, escorted and photographed by Janine Serrell
Escort boat from Kalamata to Koroni
Finisher

The Open Water Swimming Marathon Kalamata – Koroni is a marathon swimming competition in Greece. It has been held for 29 years in the Messiniakos Gulf and is sponsored by the Nautical Club of Kalamata by race organizer Dimitris Kakalikas. It is one of the World's Top 100 Open Water Swims.

The 30 km point-to-point race between Kalamata and Koroni in northern Greece is also known as the Swimming Marathon of the Messinian Gulf or Κολυμβητικός Μαραθώνιος.

The amateur race is traditionally held in early September. Two-way and three-way solo crossings have also been attempted.

Contact[edit]

Name Nautical Club of Kalamata

Email klmnc@otenet.gr

Website http://www.nok.gr

Fax (+30 27210) - 22367

Event Information in Greek[edit]

23ος ΚΟΛΥΜΒΗΤΙΚΟΣ ΜΑΡΑΘΩΝΙΟΣ
ΔΙΟΡΓΑΝΩΣΗ: 23ος ΚΟΛΥΜΒΗΤΙΚΟΣ ΜΑΡΑΘΩΝΙΟΣ ΚΑΛΑΜΑΤΑ - ΚΟΡΩΝΙ
ΟΡΓΑΝΩΤΕΣ: Κ.Ο.Ε. - ΝΑΥΤΙΚΟΣ ΟΜΙΛΟΣ ΚΑΛΑΜΑΤΑΣ ¨Ο ΠΟΣΕΙΔΩΝ"
ΔΙΑΔΡΟΜΗ: ΚΑΛΑΜΑΤΑ - ΚΟΡΩΝΙ
ΑΠΟΣΤΑΣΗ: 30 Km
ΗΜΕΡΟΜΗΝΙΑ 3 ΣΕΠΤΕΜΒΡΙΟΥ 2011
ΤΗΛ. - FAX: 2721 022367
E-MAIL: klmnc@otenet.gr
WEBSITE: www.nok.gr
ΔΙΕΥΘΥΝΣΗ: ΑΚΤΗ ΝΟΚ ΚΑΛΑΜΑΤΑ Τ.Κ. 241 00
ΑΡΧΗΓΟΣ ΔΙΟΡΓΑΝΩΣΗΣ: ΚΑΚΑΛΙΚΑΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΣ

2011 Results[edit]

1. Mauro Sebastiano Nappa (ITA) 7:42:00
2. ARCHAKIS DIMITRIOS (GRE) 7:58:00
3. MPADOUVANIS PANOS (GRE) 8:13:00
4. ARCHAKIS VIKTOR (GRE) 8:44:00
5. POULIOS ACHILLEAS (GRE) 9:27:00
6. AVGERI STELLA (GRE) 9:32:00
7. CHILA CRISTINA (GRE) 9:52:00
8. ELEFTHERIOU THEODOROS (GRE) 12:00:00
9. PEFANIS GERASIMO (GRE) 12:50:00
10. SEVEN EMRE (TUR) 13:10:00
11. POULANTZAS VASILEIOS (GRE) 13:15:00
12. AYDOGDU MUSTAFA (TUR) DNF

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