Lake Bled Winter Swimming Championships 2020

Lake Bled in Slovenia is hosting the 2020 World Winter Swimming Championships during  3-8 February 2020. Over 1000 brave swimmers are joining this amazing winter event for cold water swimming experience in Slovenia.  We, (Strel Swimming) are one of the main sponsors of the event!


Day 01 (04 February 2020)

1000m Freestyle Women
1000m Freestyle Men

Day 02 (05 February 2020)

25m Butterfly Women – Preliminary
25m Butterfly Women – Final

25m Butterfly Men – Preliminary
25m Butterfly Men – Final

100m Breaststroke Women – Final
100m Breaststroke Men – Final

200m Freestyle Women – Final
200m Freestyle Men – Final

Day 03 (06 February 2020)

50m Breaststroke Women – Preliminary
50m Breaststroke Women – Final

50m Breaststroke Men – Preliminary
50m Breaststroke Men – Final

100m Freestyle Women – Final
100m Freestyle Men – Final

450m Freestyle Women
450m Freestyle Men

Day 04 (07 February 2020)

25m Breaststroke Women – Preliminary
25m Breaststroke Women – Final

25m Breaststroke Men – Preliminary
25m Breaststroke Men – Final

50m Freestyle Women – Final
50m Freestyle Men – Final

200m Freestyle Women
200m Freestyle Men

Day 05 (08 February 2020)

25m Freestyle Women – Preliminary
25m Freestyle Women – Final

25m Freestyle Men – Preliminary
25m Freestyle Men – Final

4 x 25m Breaststroke
4 x 25m Freestyle

Location: Lake Bled in Slovenia
Distances to Swim: 25 m, 50 m, 100 m, 200 m, 450 m, 1000 m
Accommodation: Several hotels around the Lake Bled
Safety: Event is well organised and comprehensive safety is covered

The venue chosen for this event is at the Bled Olympic Rowing Center. All needed facilities are there: toilets, showers, changing facilities, storage, parking, medical room, catering (food) area, information desk.

Participants List – 24 January, 2020

Participants List PDF

Bled Winter Swimming World Championships 2020 Programme
Monday, 3 February Arrival day and Test swimming
Tuesday, 4 February 1000 m Freestyle Opening Ceremony and Welcome Party
Wednesday, 5 February 25 m Ice-Butterfly
100 m Head up breastroke
200 m Freestyle
Thursday, 6 February 50 m Head up breastroke
100 m Freestyle
450 m Freestyle
Royal Reception
Friday, 7 February 25 m Head up breastroke
50 m Freestyle
200 m Head up breastroke
World Series of Winter Swimming
Saturday 8 February 25 m Frestyle
4 x 25 m International Head up breastroke Relay
4 x 25 m Internattional Freestyle Relay
Group swimming performance
Gala dinner
Sunday 9 February Departure day

Location Map (click to enlarge photo below):