We would like to inform You of the date of our next 39th CROATIAN INTERNATIONAL LONG DISTANCE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP — FAROS MARATHON 2014(16 km) which is going to be held in Stari Grad, Hvar Island, Croatia on the Auqust 30th 2014 (Saturday). 2012 Faros Marathon became the first marathon in the World which inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame as Honour Organisation. Read more
Published postage stamp
Croatian Post has published a special stamp in honour of the world’s most prestigious open water swimming competition and a member of the Hall of Fame – Faros Marathon! A big thank you to all who have worked and contributed in past 38 years!
Alexander Studzinski’s fifth victory!
Alexander Studzinski (Germany) won again at the Faros Marathon. This is already a fifth victory for the current track record holder. Oussama Mellouli (Tunisia), Olympics gold winner and recent world champion in Barcelona, ranked fifth. The best Croatian swimmer was Duje Milan (KDP Split), who finished fourth with the new Croatian record of 3:06:24. Read more