6 Hour Swim race


Fourth edition of Sri Chinmoy Race

About the event

ATTENTION! The swimming pool in Zlin is still closed, tentative substitute dates are October 17-18. We will keep you informed once we know more. Looking forward to seeing you all.


Relays - Saturday March 28, 2020, 10:00-16:00
Solo swimmers - Sunday March 29, 2020, 9:00-15:00 - CAPACITY FOR SOLO SWIMMERS IS FULL, you might be able to swim on Saturday. Call us or fill the application and we will let you know.


Lázně Zlín, 50m pool, water temperature about 26°C
Hradská 888, 760 01 Zlín, Czech Republic


Solo swimmers and relay teams (2-6 swimmers)


Male / female solo - 18-24 years, 25-44 years, 45-64 years, over 65 years
Relay men / ladies / mix - under 18 years, over 18 years

(relays regardless of number of swimmers)


Until the capacity is filled, latest by March 8, 2020 (discount entry fee until February 8, 2020)

Included in the entry fee:
Swim cap, refreshments for the swimmers, dinner (with award ceremony at Pranaya restaurant), T-shirt (if applied before February 8, 2020)

Starting list can be viewed here.

If you have entered the race but you do not see your name in the starting list, please contact us at [email protected]

Last year’s results and photos can be seen HERE
Video from 2018 race HERE (link is external)
Video from the 2017 race HERE


6 hours

Start time

  • 10am (Sunday 9am)


  • Solo swimmer 45 eur (after February 8, 2020 – 57 eur)
  • Relay under 18 years 14 eur for every swimmer (later 18 eur)
  • Relay 78 eur (2-3 swimmers),
  • each additional swimmer 20 eur
  • (after February 8, 2020 – 90 eur + 26 eur each
  • additional swimmer)
  • Bank account: IBAN: CZ6661000000001022225037, BIC: EQBKCZPP
  • Name of the account: Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team z. s.


Abhejali Bernardová
+420 605 231 433, +420 577 599 780
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More information

Arrival and registration

Friday March 27, 19:00-21:00, Pranaya restaurant, Bartošova 40, Zlín
Saturday March 28, 8:30-9:30, Lázně Zlín (swim venue), Hradská 888, Zlín
Sunday March 29, 7:50-8:30, Lázně Zlín (swim venue), Hradská 888, Zlín

Award ceremony and dinner
Dinner for competitors is included in the entry fee. Non-competitors can purchase dinner for 5 EUR - please indicate in the application or let us know by email.
Saturday 16:30 - Pranaya restaurant, Bartošova 40, Zlín
Sunday 15:30 - Pranaya restaurant, Bartošova 40, Zlín

Talk with successful English Channel swimmers
Saturday 19:00 (after the award ceremony) - same place - in Czech language only


Use of wetsuits, fins, paddles, pull buoys etc. is not allowed. Pushing off the bottom and using the lane to move forward is not allowed. Swimsuit must be approved by FINA. Swim cap that you get at the registration is compulsory (it serves as an identification of the swimmer).
Solo swimmers can take breaks as necessary.
Relay members can take turns in any order. The changeover is every 30 minutes. One relay member can swim 2 sections at a time (1 hour).


Accomodation close to the swim venue

Penzion Villa Slovenská
Hotel Garni
Interhotel Moskva
Penzion Zlín
Ubytovna Pozimos

This one is not close at all, but it is our favourite place in mountains – you might choose to stay a little longer  50 minutes drive from Zlin

Horský hotel Antarik


Lázně Zlín (swim venue) – in front of the building, then also on Růmy and Hradská street, 

Restaurant Pranaya, Bartošova 40 – on Bartošova street in front of the restaurant