Andreas Waschburger

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Andreas Waschburger standing on the shore of France after his world record crossing of the English Channel
Alisa Fatum, Ram Barkai, and two-time gold medalist Andreas Waschburger at the 2024 IISA 1st European Championship in Oradea, Romania
Andreas Waschburger and his escort pilot Michael Oram after his world record crossing of the English Channel from England to France on 8 September
The comparative English Channel crossings of Andreas Waschburger and Sophie Etheridge during the same season
Andreas Waschburger, German open water swimmer
Andreas Waschburger wins FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup in Cancun, Mexico
Andreas Waschburger with German teammates Rob Muffels and Finnia Wunram (all in red on right) after finishing second at the 5 km team time trial at the 2016 European Open Water Swimming Championships in Hoorn, Netherlands

Andreas Waschburger is a 36-year-old Olympian and professional marathon swimmer from Saarbrücken, Germany who won two LEN (Ligue Européenne de Natation) Open Water Swimming Cup overall titles.

Open Water Swimming Highlights

2012 Olympic 10K Marathon Swim Results

1. Oussama Mellouli of Tunisia - 1:49:55.1
2. Thomas Lurz of Germany - 1:49:58.5
4. Richard Weinberger of Canada - 1:50:00.4
4. Spyridon Gianniotis of Greece - 1:50:05.4
5. Daniel Fogg of Great Britain - 1:50:46.4
6. Sergey Bolshakov of Russia - 1:50:40.1
6. Vladimir Dyatchin of Russia - 1:50:42.8
8. Andreas Waschburger of Germany - 1:50:44.4
9. Petar Stoychev of Bulgaria - 1:50:46.2
10. Alex Meyer of the USA - 1:50:48.2
11. Julien Sauvage of France - 1:50:51.4
12. Troyden Prinsloo of South Africa - 1:50:52.9
14. Erwin Maldonado of Venezuela - 1:50:52.9
14. Igor Chervynskiy of Ukraine - 1:50:56.9
15. Yasunari Hirai of Japan - 1:51:20.1
16. Brian Ryckeman of Belgium - 1:51:26.1
16. Valerio Cleri of Italy - 1:51:29.5
18. Csaba Gercsak of Hungary - 1:51:40.9
19. Arseniy Lavrentyev of Portugal - 1:51:46.2
20. Ky Hurst of Australia - 1:51:41.4
21. Ivan Enderica Ochoa of Ecuador - 1:52:28.6
22. Yuriy Kudinov of Kazakhstan - 1:52:59.0
24. Francisco Jose Hervas of Spain - 1:54:26.8
24. Mazen Aziz Metwaly of Egypt - 1:54:44.2
25. Benjamin Schulte of Guam - 2:04:45.1

Videos

External links

IISA 5th World Championship - Samoëns