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The Alpen Adria Swim Cup Wörthersee takes place in Velden, Carinthia, Austria and offers swimmers the opportunity to swim in the beautiful Wörthersee.

The lake is known for its crystal clear waters and stunning setting including the surrounding mountains and forests.
The event features competitions in a variety of disciplines and distances, including 250 m, 500 m, 2,5 km, 5 km, 10 km und17,5 km open water swimming. There are also different categories for men and women, including age groups and elite.

Velden is a picturesque town on the shore of Lake Wörthersee and offers a variety of accommodation, restaurants and shops. The city is also known for its casinos and offers many opportunities for entertainment and leisure activities.

The Alpen Adria Swim Cup Wörthersee is a great place to exercise and enjoy the beauty of the Austrian countryside

We are again offering a variety of swimming distances, including 500m for everyone: woman, 2.5km, 5.0km, 10.0km and also 17.5km. We also have our own SUP class with 17.5km on offer. There are also competitions for children 250m and youth 500m in different age groups.


Friday, 09/08/2023
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Late registrations and collection of starting documents/Velden municipal office

Saturday, 09/09/2023
From 7:30 a.m. Race Office opening - late registrations and collection of starting documents/Municipal Office Velden

**17.5km distance**
8:00 a.m. Departure Bus Shuttle Velden Karawankenplatz/Kurpark
8:30 a.m. Arrival in the open-air area at the beach in Klagenfurt
8:45 race briefing
9:00 a.m. Start 17.5 km SUP Wörthersee longitudinal crossing
9:05 am Start of the 17.5 km longitudinal crossing of Lake Wörthersee

**10km distance**
10:00 a.m. Departure Bus Shuttle Velden Karawankenplatz/Kurpark
10:30 a.m. Arrival at Promenadenbad Pörtschach
10:45 race briefing
11:00 Start 10 km

**5km distance**
12:15 Departure Bus Shuttle Velden Karawankenplatz/Kurpark
12:30 arrival in Bad Saag
12:45 race briefing
13:00 Start 5km

**2.5km distance**
13:00 Departure Shuttle Velden Karawankenplatz/Kurpark
13:15 Arrival at the show power plant
13:30 Race briefing
13:45 Start: 2.5 km
**500m & children 500m and 250m distance**
14:00 race briefing
14:10 Start: Velden Kurpark - “Jedermann Swim” and 500m children’s competition
14:15 Start: Velden Kurpark - 250m children's competition

16:00  p.m.:
Award ceremony – Kurpark Velden

17:00 p.m.:
CUT OFF time


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