For the Solo-Beltquerung every swimmer is allowed to announce himself. The swimmer should be able to stay a long time in water, because he is not allowed, while the attent, to leave the water. You should be mentaly prepared for our hardest discipline, the Solo-Beltquerung. We suggest you to get before such experiences or to swim before the Relay-Beltquerung.
The geographically shortest distance is nearly 21 Km. Because of current or swimming direction can that be more. You can calculate a real swimming distance of nearly 25 Kilometer.
The swimmer must have a trainer or coach for his attempt.
Beach in Rødby/Danmark
Open coast of the island Fehmarn/Deutschland
free choosable in the summer
180 € (this includes the inscription fee and the neutral observer, wo will ride on your boat while the attempt)
Swimming suit, goggles, bathing cap
Grease in every form (Vaseline etc.)