International Vilm – Swimming 2018

August 25th 2018

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 21.08.2018 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

With the registration on the Internet and the demonstrable payment of the start money the start place is sure.

The registration main entrance becomes on the 01.01.2018 at 00.00 o`clock a free switched.

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   2018


Please register  with the registration form! Address: Elfi Beusch / Wilhelm-Pieck-Ring 3 / 18528 Bergen

Phone: (+49)3838/23600  e-mail: