30 June - 8 July 2018
Welcome to Vansbrosimningen!
Vansbrosimningen is one of the largest open water events in the world with challenges and experiences for everyone. Come to us to challenge yourself or the have a wonderful experience with friends, family and thousands of other participants, visitors and volunteers.
Vansbro is a small town with limited accommodation, please click the link below to see our accommodation tips.See tips
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A classic story
1950 sat Vansbro residents Einar Anselius and Mats Qvarfot by the river and wondered how they could make propaganda for swimming by swimming a longer distance. Mats suggested that they should start at the People’s Park and swim 1 kilometer. – No, damn it, said Einar, we are swimming under all six bridges! * And so it began.Read more