European Aquatics is delighted to reveal the full schedule for the 2023 LEN Open Water Cup programme.
The six-leg series will run from 18 March and conclude on 23 September.
As in 2022 the season will begin in Eliat, Israel, before heading to the Italian coastal town Piombino for the second leg, with the competition concluding following leg six in Barcelona, Spain.
In between, the Serbian capital Belgrade will return as a host venue before Samorin (Slovakia) and Veles (North Macedonia) join the line-up.
The LEN Open Water Cup adds to an already strong year of racing opportunities for open water swimmers, who will also have the Fina Open Water Tour and Fina World Aquatics Championships (20-26 July) to contest in 2023.
FULL 2023 LEN OPEN WATER CUP SCHEDULE
|LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 1||18 March||Eilat (ISR)|
|LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 2||13 May||Piombino (ITA)|
|LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 3||17 June||Belgrade (SRB)|
|LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 4||19 August||Samorin (SVK)|
|LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 5||03 Septermber||Veles (MKD)|
|LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 6||23 September||Barcelona (ESP)|
Italians dominated the overall 2022 LEN Open Water Cup standings with Giulia Gabbrielleschi and Ginevra Taddeucci sharing the women’s title and Gregorio Paltrinieri claiming the men’s.
FULL 2022 LEN OPEN WATER CUP RESULTS
Men’s overall standings and individual results – click here.
Women’s overall standings and individual results – click here.