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Setubal Bay

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Setúbal Bay is along the Portuguese coast located 40km south from Lisbon.

Courses

Its water temperature during these races is generally between 16ºC-20ºC (61°F - 68°F):

2018 FINA Marathon Swim World Series

It is site of the third leg of the 2018 FINA Marathon Swim World Series, professional 10 km marathon swims:

Video of 2008 Professional Marathon Race in Setúbal

2015 FINA/HOSA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup Series

1st race - 7 February - La Patagones Viedma (Argentina), part of Maraton Patagones-Viedma International Open Water Swim
2nd race - 13 March - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
3rd race - 18 April - New Caledonia, France
4th race - 2 May - Cancún (Mexico)
5th race - 20 June - Balatonfured, Hungary
6th race - 27 June - Setúbal Bay (Portugal)
7th race - 23 July - Lac St-Jean (Canada), part of the Traversee international du Lac St-Jean
8th race - 31 July - Lac Magog (Canada), part of the Traversée Internationale du lac Memphrémagog
9th race - 8 August - Lac Mégantic (Canada), part of the Traversee international du Lac Mégantic
10th race - 12 October - Chun'an (China)
11th race - 17 October - Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

World's Best Open Water Swimming Towns

Setúbal Bay was selected as one of the World's Best Open Water Swimming Towns by the World Open Water Swimming Association in 2014.

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