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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[edit]

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[edit]

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

Historical Swims[edit]

64 km Bodensee-Längsquerungen Crossing[edit]

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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