22 July 2023 KARLSHAMN / ERIKSBERG
The competition's charity project for the year 2021 is aimed at
Island Challenge Swimrun the participants collect to support and ensure that there is a safe competition. Together we make sure that there is a permanent rescue stations.
- 2021 : 16 600 kr to Sjöräddningssällskapet and 9400 kr to Hjärt-Lungfonden
- 2019 : 20 600 kr, 2018 : 15 000 kr
Over skerries and through water
Island Challenge is a swim run competition that will be held in Karlshamn on July 22, 2023. By combining running and swimming, the team will get through a marked course of 26 km. The race consists alternately of swimming distances in open water and running in terrain. Island Challenge has its starting point at Eriksberg's spectacular game and nature reserve. The course travels through the wonderful southern Swedish archipelago and has its finish line in Karlshamn harbor. The race is carried out in two-man teams that can consist of women, men or mixed couples.