International Vilm – Swimming 2017

August 26th 2017

Start: Island Vilm Finish: Harbour of Lauterbach

(distance: 2500 m / 1.35 nm)


Tourism- and Trade association Putbus e.V.

German Red Cross, Ruegen-Stralsund e.V.

German life saving association, Bergen e.V.

City of Putbus / Island of Ruegen

Timetable: 07:00 – 09:30 am registration at the office (harbour)

(direct registration still possible)

09:45 am opening ceremony

10:00 – 10:45 am shipping over to the island of Vilm

11:45 am first competitors are expected to arrive at the

Eichdamm“ in Lauterbach

02:30 pm presentation ceremony

07:00 pm Open Air competitors party at the “Brueckenkopf”

Age groups: prizes: (1st;2nd;3rd for each group)

AG 1 14 – 25 years of age (m/f) 1st: trophy; medal; certificate

AG 2 26 – 37 years of age (m/f) 2nd : medal; certificate

AG 3 38 – 50 years of age (m/f) 3rd : medal; certificate

AG 4 51 – 59 years of age (m/f)

AG 5 60 < years of age (m/f)

The starting money of 35€ is to be paid until the 21.08.2017 onto the special account: “Vilm-Schwimmen”; Tourismus- und Gewerbeverein Putbus e.V.; Sparkasse Vorpommern auf Rügen; IBAN: DE15 1505 0500 0832 1302 14, BIC NOLADE21GRW.

If the starting money is paid cash, later than the 21.08.2017, it will be 40€ p.p. More detailed information can be found under

The registration form is to be filled out in capital letters and sent only to the given address.

The German Red Cross will support the competition with any medical help needed. The participant excuses the promoter and organiser of any liability for personal and material damage and guarantees that her/his fitness is accordingly good to take part in the competition.

Participants in wet- or dry suits start out of competition. The DLRG (German Life Saving Association)

is in charge of the safety measures during the whole competition.

Sleeping possibilities for singles and groups will be provided by Ruegen-Visitors-Service-Putbus.

Phone: (+49)38301/60513, fax: (+49)38301/61395, e-mail:

Camping areas will be provided by the promoter/ organiser if needed.

Registration deadline: August 21th 2017