Bodensee-Längsquerungen

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Bodensee-Längsquerungen is a 64 km lengthwise crossing of the Bodensee (or Lake Constance), a lake on the Rhine in Germany at the northern foot of the Alps that borders Germany, Switzerland and Austria.

Bodenseequerung

Bodenseequerung is the open water swimming organization of the Bodensee that maintains the marathon swimming records on the lake. There are 3 crossings: 64 km Bodensee-Längsquerungen, 38 km Bodensee-Dreiländerquerungen (triangle crossing), and Bodensee-Breitenquerungen (widthwise crossing).

64 km Bodensee-Längsquerungen Record

Christof Wandratsch (Germany), 20 hours 41 minutes on 22 July 2013 in 23°C water (66.67 km)

Historical Swims

64 km Bodensee-Längsquerungen Crossing

1. Christof Wandratsch (Germany), 20 hours 41 minutes on 22 July 2013 in 23°C water (66.67 km actual distance swum)
2. Bruno Baumgartner (Switzerland), 24 hours 20 minutes on 30 August 2013 in 19°C water (68.06 km)
3. Hamza Bakircioglu (Turkey), 30 hours 45 minutes on 17 July 2016 in 21°C (66.67 km)

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