2# Luleå Midnight Swim, Sweden

Friday, 29 June, 2012 - 21:45 to Saturday, 30 June, 2012 - 21:45



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Swimmers from all over the world are coming to Luleå, are you?

We currently have registrations of interest from: Australia, Brasil, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, India, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Great Britain, Germany, Hungary, USA and of course Sweden!

The news of one of the world's most exotic swimming competitions is spreading all across the world.
The interest among swimmer to compete in this race is growing rapidly! Will you be one of those who will take the chance to stand at the start when Luleå Midnight Swim takes place for the first time?
July 1:st, 2011 is the launch date for a new festival in Luleå. Never before has a swimming competition taken place in the middle of the night, from one day to another, in broad daylight.
The start time for both races are set to 11.45 pm, which means that you as swimmers at midnight will be in the Luleå River in broad day light.
During Fridays race you have the opportunity to swim the shorter distance that stretches over 1 500m. You'll finish at the same place as those who compete in the 3 000 m race.
On Saturday 2:nd of July the grand final will take place. We will end the Luleå Midnight Weekend with the 3 000 m race.

Luleå Midnight Classic - a real challenge! Take the chance to participate in both races and be a part of Luleå Midnight Classic