Open Water "Backwaterman"
1./2nd July 2023
Registration opens 1st of
Save your early bird till 31st of december 2022
Combination ticket Sat / Sun (one competition each) -10 €
Saturday 1st July 2023
Everyone 750m / Olympic 1500m LINK
New 3 k Relay for 2 or 4 athletes
In the fjord-like arena between the dam, ruins and castle, 1 - 2 laps (1.5 km -2x 0.75 km) open water experience await you in the lake arena.
The course is fully visible from the terrace of the restaurant - ideal for beginners or short-distance specialists
In addition we offer the first time
a relay for 2 oer 4 athletes
which will be conducted on the same 750 m triangle course and offers a plenty of fun together with your friends or colleagues
Junior OW Cup 750m/1500 m
The best young swimmers stop in the Waldviertel. As part of the "Junior Open Water Cup", the young athletes in 4 different age groups, from 10 to 17 years old, will show what potential they have on different lengths of route.
Sunday 2nd July (morning)
Backwaterman -Adventure Challenge
We offer you a new fjord called Purzelkamp which is seen is the nicest one becaus of his narrowing arms and rocks beside. You will start with the boat and jump into the water to the start line. Swimming along the fjord-like bays back to the boat operation offers you unique views below the big bridge to the ruines of Lichtenfels and the boat operations as finish line. Enjoy the race.