Spanish athlete David Meca completes Strait of Gibraltar swim attempt

A WORLD champion swimmer has battled big waves and strong winds to swim the Straits of Gibraltar.

Catalan David Meca, of Sabadell, took 3 hours and 39 minutes to complete the tough 14.3 km (8.9 mile) challenge, which saw him swim from Tarifa to Morocco’s Point Cires earlier today despite a strong south westerly wind.

Swim across the Strait of Gibraltar

20 brave swim addicts will soon cross the Strait of Gibraltar with Neda Món.
Is it your dream too? Are you up to the 2015 edition?

Check here all the information and start thinking about it because we are opening registrations in autumn!

Polar Bear Swim, Gibraltar

Thursday, 26 December, 2013 - 11:45

Traditional Boxing Day Polar Bear Swim

Venue: Catalan Bay

For further information contact the Caleta Hotel

Tel: +350 20076501 or email:

World Record attemp Butterfly across Strait Gibraltar

Héctor Ramírez Ballesteros is going to set a world record by swimming the Strait of Gibraltar in BUTTERFLY

WORLD RECORD IN THE STRAITS OF GIBRALTAR, swim 15 to 21 miles butterfly.

Polar Swim, Gibraltar

Wednesday, 26 December, 2012 - 10:00

Wednesday 26th December

Fundraising Polar Swim

Gibraltar Rugby Minis

Venue: Catalan Bay

A tot of rum or hot chocolate to warm back up,

plus a certificate

Time: Midday

All proceeds will go to 50/50 between the Minis and local charity “Little Smiles”

Application forms can be picked up from Shelli at No 2 pitch – Victoria Stadium at 10.00 am

Strait Gibraltar crossing - Creuar l’Estret , Tarifa (Cádiz), Spain

Monday, 26 August, 2013 (All day) to Saturday, 7 September, 2013 (All day)

The unique opportunity for 24 persons to do a Strait Gibraltar crossing for far less Euros than if you organize it yourself.

Nedaelmon has composed a pack that offers the World Neda worth 1,890 euros and includes the management and payment services ACNEG and all travel, accommodation, internal transport and previous training group under the supervision of Jonathan Gomez.

During the period you will swim in 6 groups of 4 but it will count as a solo crossing under the AGNEC rules.

Boxing Day Polar Bear Swim, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar

Monday, 26 December, 2011 - 11:45


Traditional Boxing Day Polar Bear Swim

Venue: Catalan Bay

Travesia a nado Gibraltar

Sunday, 10 July, 2011 - 15:00

Travesia a nado Gibraltar (Gibraltar)
Lugar: playa Eastern Beach y acaba el la playa de la Caleta, Gibraltar, a las 15.00. Distancia 1300m. Inscripción 30´antes. Muy dicífil aparcamiento. Hay que volver andando. Importante dar zapatillas a un amigo para poder volver. El nivel varia entre 17min y 45 min, y 12 años a 65 años de edad. Hay premios por grupos de edad y sexo