Macedonia

results FINA Ohrid marathon, Macedonia

Frenchman Raymond Axel won the 27th Ohrid Swimming Marathon is swim at the lake. Axel, serving his first appearance of the Ohrid marathon trail Klime Savin 'long ride 30 miles apart in 5:09:54 hours, breaking the record held by Bulgarian Petar Stoychev, set last year by nearly 10 minutes.

Дојран (Doiran), Macedonia

Date: 
Sunday, 16 September, 2012 (All day)

http://www.dnevnik.com.mk/default.asp?ItemID=0098615F6B0AB94E9B0331BB0027C7FD

September 16 PFM will organize a 5 km race in Doiran, a revitalization of the race in this lake, which maintain more than 20 years. Some of the younger swimmers reported race Kozjak will swim in Dojran and therefore further introduced discipline 2 kilometers.

Busy Weekend in Open Water Swimming: Olympic Test Event in London & FINA races in Lac Mégantic (CAN) and Lake Ohrid (MKD)

The original press release is posted  at FINA since August 15, 2011

Lausanne (SUI), August 15, 2011 – In a busy weekend for open water swimmers, no less than three events took place on August 13-14: on Saturday, the Olympic Marathon Swimming Test Event was held in London, and on the other side of the Atlantic, in Lac Mégantic (CAN), was organised the fifth leg of the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup 2011; on Sunday, action took place in Lake Ohrid (MKD), for the 10th and last race of the FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix 2011.

Stoychev, Sitic Win Ohrid 30K Swimming Marathon

source: macedoniaonline.eu

Twenty-two competitors took part at the jubilee 25. Ohrid Swimming Marathon which started today at noon.

Bulgarian Petar Stoychev managed to win once again and deservedly kept his world number 1 ranking. Stoychev faced tough competition from several Macedonian swimmers, as well as athletes from Italy, Argentina, Canada, Brazil, Spain and Croatia. 

For the first time two Macedonians placed 2nd and 3rd which is a historic accomplishment. Tomi Stefanovski finished the race in 5.36.26 while Evgenij Pop Acev was only three seconds behind at 5.36.29. With this result and the points earned  at the Ohrid marathon Evgenij Pop Acev is now ranked 3rd in the world.

8# International Winter Swimming race (Palirria) ΠΑΛΙΡΡΟΙΑ, Macedonia

Date: 
Sunday, 3 April, 2011 (All day)

http://www.marathonswim.gr/APOTELESMATA2011.html

ΑΠΟΤΕΛΕΣΜΑΤΑ ΦΩΤΟ ΑΓΩΝΩΝ ΜΑΡΑΘΩΝΙΑΣ KAI ΧΕΙΜΕΡΙΝΗΣ ΚΟΛΥΜΒΗΣΗΣ 2011 : -------------------------------------------
3-4-2011 και ?ρα 12:00π.μ. ΕΓΙΝΕ ΜΕ ΤΕΡΑΣΤΙΑ ΕΠΙΤΥΧΙΑ Ο 8ος ΔΙΕΘΝΗΣ ΑΓΩΝΑΣ ΧΕΙΜΕΡΙΝΗΣ ΚΟΛΥΜΒΗΣΗΣ «ΠΑΛΙΡΡΟΙΑ» ΣΤΑ ΜΥΚΩΝΙΑΤΙΚΑ ΧΑΛΚΙΔΙΚΗΣ ΔΙΟΡΓΑΝΩΣΗ: www.marathonswim.gr ΜΕ ΤΗΝ ΚΑΛΥΨΗ ΤΗΣ ΝΑΥΑΓΟΣΩΣΤΙΚΗΣ ΣΧΟΛΗΣ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΙΑΣ

Macedonian swimming legend dies at 66

The original article is posted on China Daily  since (Beijing Time):2010-12-30 09:29

Macedonian marathon swimmer Atina Bojadzi has died at the age of 66, news from Skopje reported Wednesday.

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